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8 Aug 18
Women face years of loneliness and frustration when men seek work abroad.
23 Jul 18
Fear of an insurgent takeover has driven women away from local media.
A newborn baby sleeps inside the Neonatal ward at a Kabul hospital. (Photo: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)
4 Jul 18
With little access to healthcare, expectant mothers simply hope for the best.
(Photo: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)
29 Jun 18
Small-scale producers say they need start-up funding and dedicated space.
Women face widespread discrimination when it comes to political participation. (Photo: Lynsey Addario/Getty Images Reportage)
18 Jun 18
Traditional mores often prevent women even working outside the home, let alone running for office.
Afghan women show identification cards as they wait to cast their votes. (Photo: Banaras Khan/AFP/Getty Images)
15 Jun 18
Lucrative trade risks further delegitimising electoral process.
A pro-revolution demonstration in Havana. (Photo: Yariel Valdes)
13 Jun 18
The revolution was supposed to bring equality for women but the reality is very different.
Officials and activists are warning that very few women are registering to vote in upcoming elections. (Photo: 	Majid Saeedi/Getty Images)
13 Jun 18
Conservative traditions mean that most do not even have national ID cards.
31 May 18
People reluctant to even register to vote amid security threats and ongoing corruption.
30 May 18
Opioid pain medication proves popular among young female students.

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