Ahmad Shah | Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Stories by the author
18 Jul 16
Health officials are concerned by rising rates of the parasitic disease.
16 Jun 16
Warnings that small-scale development projects are falling victim to corruption.
18 May 16
Locals say that only outside intervention can help reduce abuses.
18 Jan 16
Local campaigners say that they are not invited to political or cultural gatherings.
30 Nov 15
Thousands attend unregistered madrassas where the government has no control.
4 Nov 15
Forced marriage, domestic violence and economic hardship all require more effective action.
22 Oct 15
In Khost province, one community agrees to limit the price of getting married.
Ahmad Shah, Mina Habib
8 Oct 15
Women fleeing domestic violence in Khost currently have to throw themselves on the mercy of police or community elders.
4 Sep 15
Khost has an abysmal record on on upholding equal opportunity rules in local government.
1 Dec 14
Crucial route will link provinces and boost local economy, but after seven years’ work, it still isn’t ready.