Women's rights | Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Amid the festivities, issues of integration and representation remain.
Powerful gesture brings volunteers together to launch empowerment campaign.
State repression means that something as simple as a call for gender equality cannot be tolerated.
More than half of all reported weddings in north east region involves a minor.
Tribal justice processes are the only remaining choice for most.
4 Sep 15
Khost has an abysmal record on on upholding equal opportunity rules in local government.
26 Aug 15
Some want positive discrimination to start reversing male domination of public life.
28 Jul 15
A mother forges a strong relationship with her son in the face of divisive family politics.
11 Jun 15
Local reporters contribute to making shows relevant, and “listener groups” help make sure they are.
5 Jun 15
Simply venturing out onto the streets has become an ordeal for women in Islamic State-controlled city.
5 Jun 15
Despite security worries, a young women insists on going to university.
2 Jun 15
A women fleeing an airstrike is confronted by an Islamic State militant.
21 May 15
Prostitution abroad and "labour enslavement" at home are the commonest forms.
12 May 15
A trip to the shops turns into an ordeal in an Islamic State stronghold.
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