Women | Institute for War and Peace Reporting
New protocols introduced to reduce the number of caesareans may be putting lives at risk.
State encouraging more female participation in country’s military.
“We fight a criminal regime as well as society’s restrictions.”
How women mobilised to care for the most vulnerable members of their already-stressed communities.
“It is not fair for us to face injustice both inside and outside prison.”
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.
4 Jul 18
With little access to healthcare, expectant mothers simply hope for the best.
29 Jun 18
Small-scale producers say they need start-up funding and dedicated space.
18 Jun 18
Traditional mores often prevent women even working outside the home, let alone running for office.
15 Jun 18
Lucrative trade risks further delegitimising electoral process.
13 Jun 18
The revolution was supposed to bring equality for women but the reality is very different.
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.
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