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Pazhman Pazhohish
2 Jul 18
Limited resources to treat blood cancer leaves many resigned to their fate.
Women face widespread discrimination when it comes to political participation. (Photo: Lynsey Addario/Getty Images Reportage)
Pazhman Pazhohish
18 Jun 18
Traditional mores often prevent women even working outside the home, let alone running for office.
Afghan women wait in line to be treated at a health clinic in Kalakan, Afghanistan. (Photo by Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)
Pazhman Pazhohish
11 Jan 17
Campaigners say that women are routinely victimised and subjected to traumatic and invasive tests.
Kids collect garbage on the streets of Kabul to help their families. (Photo: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)
Pazhman Pazhohish
9 Dec 16
Tens of thousands beg or sell trinkets rather than attending school.
Women and girls are raised to be ashamed of natural bodily functions. (Photo: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)
Pazhman Pazhohish
27 Sep 16
Women struggle to overcome ignorant attitudes and prejudice.
Sales assistants in Afghanistan are traditionally male, but attitudes are changing. (Photo: Majid Saeedi/Getty Images)
Pazhman Pazhohish
29 Jul 16
Female shop assistants are defying tradition – and bringing in extra business.