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Womens Welfare

Afghanistan Education

UN: Taliban Ban On Women Aid Workers Is Potential Death Blow

Despite initial promises, the Taliban have imposed increasing restrictions on girls and women since they took power in August 2021 during the final weeks of the U.S. and NATO forces' pullout after 20 years.

31 January 2023

A Taliban fighter stands guard as a woman walks past in Kabul, Afghanistan, on December 26, 2022.

UN Calls On Taliban To Drop Restrictions On Women

The U.N. Security Council on Tuesday decried increasing restrictions on women's rights in Afghanistan, urging the country's Taliban rulers to reverse them immediately.

28 December 2022

Nandita Das

Nandita Das: Women Overburdened By Work, Violence And Social Norms.

Acclaimed film actress and director Nandita Das, who is always passionate about women's welfare and gender equality, is no stranger to tackling difficult issues that are often missed or go unnoticed, as did most notably in...

07 November 2022

Women protesting against Talibans regressive orders in Afghanistan

Taliban Warn Women Can't Take Entry Exams At Universities

The note comes despite weeks of condemnation and lobbying by the international community for a reversal on measures restricting women's freedoms, including two back-to-back visits this month by several senior UN officials.

29 January 2023

Stop rape

Ten Years Of Nirbhaya Case: DCW Chief Seeks Discussion On Women's Safety In Both Houses Of Parliament

Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal on Friday wrote to the Lok Sabha speaker and Rajya Sabha chairman urging them to suspend the day's business in both houses of Parliament to discuss the issue of women's safety

16 December 2022

Taliban has imposed a lot of restrictions especially women.

Afghanistan Women Athletes Barred From Play, Fear Taliban Threats

The ban on sports is part of the Taliban's escalating campaign of restrictions that have shut down life for girls and women. 

12 January 2023



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