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Mina Habib. (Photo: IWPR)
3 May 16
Journalist defies danger and prejudice to seek out stories.
Pashtun girl stands outside her family home in a village south of Kandahar, Afghanistan. (Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)
30 Apr 16
Conservative traditions in the southern province of Kandahar mean that sons are valued over daughters.
27 Apr 16
A combination of rising violence and family pressure means that the numbers of female reporters are dwindling.
A displaced woman uses firewood to cook in Aleppo’s Sheikh Maqsud neighbourhood. (Photo: Baraa al-Halabi)
22 Apr 16
A bomb shatters one family's future.
22 Apr 16
One woman's story of brutality and abuse in detention.
A woman walks with her child among the ruins of Aleppo’s al-Sukari neighbourhood. (Photo: Baraa Al Halabi)
22 Apr 16
Joy and pain mingle in a city under siege.
Syrian female footballers. (Photo: Damascus Bureau)
15 Apr 16
Female players aim to win matches and challenge attitudes.
A couple wait for public transport in Aleppo. (Photo: Hussam Kuwaifatiyeh)
15 Apr 16
The regime's paramilitaries have destroyed so many lives.
Women in Aleppo express frustration at getting insufficient supplies from a humanitarian organisation. (Photo: Salah al-Ashqar)
15 Apr 16
Listening out for danger, both night and day.
The embroidery of Kandahari women is known worldwide for its high quality. (Photo: Afsana/Hindara)
13 Apr 16
Women say that market has been in free fall since international exit two years ago.