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THE A TO Z GUIDE TO AFGHANISTAN ASSISTANCE

A comprehensive guide to development terms, actors and initiatives in Afghanistan, the government, and a contacts directory

 

The Devil is in the Details: Nangarhar’s continued decline into insurgency, violence and widespread drug production

Nangarhar - a province that historically has been one of the major entry points for the capture of Kabul - is in complet... Read More

 

The Political Economy Of Education and Health Service Delivery In Afghanistan

This study tests the hypothesis that the character of political settlements at various levels (primary, secondary, and s... Read More

 

Household Water Insecurity: Changing Paradigm for Better Framing the Realities of Sustainable Access to Drinking Water in Afghanistan

This paper provides a critical analysis of the status of and progress on access to drinking water in Afghanistan. It sho... Read More

 

The Other Side of Gender Inequality: Men and Masculinities in Afghanistan

The overall purpose of the research is to achieve an in-depth understanding of different notions of being a man in Afgha... Read More

 

Change-makers: how a new generation of Afghan women are inspiring others to action

Shukria Azmadmanesh

Sunday 11 October was International Day of the Girl. This year’s focus is on Adolescent girls. Despite the MDG targets to achieve universal primary education and eliminate gender disparity in primary and secondary education by 2015, according to Afghanistan’s most recent census only 23% of Afghan adolescent girls spend their teenage years in school, as compared to 42% of their male counterparts. Most rural families in particular still do not believe it is necessary for girls to get an education; these girls are to marry young. Thus, change must start from within.

 
 

Roundtable: Politicisation of High School Activism in Afghanistan...

Workshop: The Other Side of Gender Inequality: Men and Masculinities in Afghanistan...

Press Briefing: The Other Side of Gender Inequality: Men and Masculinities in Afghanistan...

Open Discussion: Civil society and its role in promoting good governance in Afghanistan...