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23 May 17
Writers are making the most of online opportunities.
Naqiba Barakzai is honoured on World Press Freedom Day. (Photo: IWPR)
15 May 17
Story on the taboo of sexual rejection amongst Afghan women wins numerous accolades.
Women and children hide in a corner as their home is searched during a raid by the Afghan National Army. (Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
Investigation
15 May 17
Counter-terror tactic seen as an unacceptable violation of privacy with long-term consequences.
L to R: Noha Alkamcha, Zaina Erhaim, Charlie Rose, Yasmin Kayali Sabra and Anthony Borden.
11 May 17
A rare opportunity to hear perspectives which remain largely uncovered.
An elderly woman is examined in the internal medicine clinic at the Hospital of Jerusalem in Aleppo. (Photo: Abu Mujahid Abu al-Jud)
24 Apr 17
Overcoming disability to help others.
Women in burqas walk in front of the ruins of Darulaman Palace in Kabul. (Photo: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)
18 Apr 17
Groundbreaking project showcases women’s achievements in a male-dominated industry.
An elderly woman waiting for the water tanker to ask for supplies for her house. (Photo: IWPR)
16 Apr 17
A young woman witnesses Islamic State brutality for the first time.
Up to a quarter of the Tajik population are labour migrants, almost all men. Women back in Tajikistan are left to take care of their families. (Photo: Adil Nurmakov/Flickr)
30 Mar 17
Many men find new partners while working abroad, leaving families at home without support.
Afghans wait for treatment at a clinic near Kabul. (Photo: Majid Saeedi/Getty Images)
29 Mar 17
Breast cancer is the second most common cause of death for Afghan women, but there is little public awareness of the disease.
A female inmate peers out the front door as she waits to be released from the women's prison in Kabul. (Photo: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)
Investigation
28 Mar 17
Prisoners say they are harassed by police officers and justice officials alike.

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