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Afghanistan

Journalists trained by IWPR produce news, analysis, and comment pieces on the issues that affect their countries and communities.

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A cellphone and communications tower rises from a modest urban landscape in Shinwar, Afghanistan. (Photo: John Moore/Getty Images)
12 Mar 18
Insurgents order shut down to avoid being tracked by security forces.
Project Highlight
9 Mar 18
Reporters thanked for tackling critical and sensitive subject.
Soldiers with the Afghan National Army at an outpost in Momand Valley. (Photo: Andrew Renneisen/Getty Images)
Investigation
8 Mar 18
Access to benefits is a key incentive to undertake perilous military service.
IWPR reporter Mina Habib. (Photo: IWPR)
8 Mar 18
Fear of social exclusion or even violence force many to remain anonymous.
5 Mar 18
Officials vow to address concerns over insurgent influence on education.
28 Feb 18
Recent strikes led by special ops teams deemed a success.
The north-western province of Badghis has many ancient sites and remains. (Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)
28 Feb 18
Poor security and neglect mean that local sites risk being lost forever.
Prison guard stands as female inmates weave carpets in Herat's main prison. (Photo: Majid Saeedi/Getty Images)
27 Feb 18
Lack of facilities in Kunar province means inmates are forced to serve their sentences elsewhere.
Female presenter working on a news package for a radio station in Kabul. (Photo: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)
Investigation
26 Feb 18
Campaign of intimidation has had devastating effect in Afghan country's east.
Teenage boys are vulnerable to recruitment by the Taleban, who lure them with graphic tales of injustices committed by foreigners. (Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
23 Feb 18
Former child soldiers describe how they were groomed and recruited by the insurgents.

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