print Print    Share Share  

Campaign for Afghan Women & Girls

Feminist Majority Foundation's Campaign for Afghan Women and Girls Header Image

Recent Afghan Women & Girls News:

Four Women Were Just Approved to Join the Cabinet of Afghanistan's Unity Government (April 20, 2015)

Afghan Woman Awarded International Women of Courage Award (April 14, 2015)

Brutally Murdered Afghan Woman Becomes Symbol for Women's Rights (April 6, 2015)

Security and Women's Rights are Essential to Afghan Recovery (March 27, 2015)

Afghan Woman Beaten to Death After Complaining to Mullah (March 25, 2015)

Women in Afghanistan Protest Lack of Representation in Cabinet (February 4, 2015)

Three Women Were Nominated for Cabinet Posts in Afghanistan's Unity Government (January 13, 2015)

UN Expert Calls for Action To End Violence Against Women in Afghanistan (November 21, 2014)

Afghan Women's Rights Leader and Parlimentarian Survives Suicide Bombing Attack (November 18, 2014)

Largest USAID Women's Empowerment Program in the World Launched in Afghanistan (November 14, 2014)

Mullah Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Rape Under Afghanistan's EVAW Law (October 27, 2014)

Afghanistan's New First Lady Advances Women's Issues (October 21, 2014)

Afghanistan and US Finalize Bilateral Security Agreement (October 1, 2014)

Hope for Afghan Women as New President is Sworn In (September 29, 2014)

New President and National Unity Government Announced in Afghanistan (September 22, 2014)

Court Sentences Seven Men for Gang Rape in Afghanistan (September 9, 2014)

Afghan Girls Compete in Bike Race to Raise Awareness About Violence Against Women (September 5, 2014)

92 Million Dollar Project Will Improve Higher Education in Afghanistan (August 26, 2014)

Afghanistan Celebrates 95th Anniversary of Independence (August 19, 2014)

High Turnout in Afghanistan's Presidential Runoff Election (June 16, 2014)

Women of Afghanistan Push Equality on the Eve of Runoff Presidential Election (June 13, 2014)

US Support of Afghanistan Will Continue Even As Troops Drawdown (June 5, 2014)

Afghan Election May be Headed for Runoff (April 28, 2014)

Female Afghan Parliamentarian Injured in Shooting Attack (April 16, 2014)

Millions of Afghans Vote in Historic Elections (April 7, 2014)

Afghanistan Heads to the Polls Tomorrow (April 4, 2014)

13,000 Women Will Work to Secure Polling Centers on Afghanistan's Election Day (March 21, 2014)

US Honors Afghan Doctor as an International Woman of Courage (March 6, 2014)

Female Afghan Parliamentarian Speaks Out About Women's Progress in Afghanistan (February 28, 2014)

Afghan Ministry of Justice Amends Criminal Procedure Code to Protect Women Victims of Violence (February 26, 2014)

Afghan Presidential Candidates Debate Women's Rights (February 20, 2014)

Afghan President Will Not Sign Criminal Procedure Code into Law (February 19, 2014)

Afghan Women Rise for Justice at Kabul Protest (February 14, 2014)

Afghan Parliament Votes to Silence Victims of Violence (February 6, 2014)

Presidential Candidates Begin Campaigns for Afghanistan's April Election (February 4, 2014)

First Afghan Woman Police Chief Appointed in Kabul (January 17, 2014)


Photos above by David Gill, Sharon Lovell and A. Wright