Palwasha Hassan is learning how grassroots women achieve dialogues with Taliban fighters. Thursday, February 7, 2019 / BY: Palwasha L. Kakar PUBLICATION TYPE: Analysis and Commentary Afghan political leaders met in Moscow this week with Taliban representatives amid new momentum in diplomatic efforts to end Afghanistan’s war. Like other recent discussions, including those between U.S. […]
Negotiations with the Taliban must include Afghan women to protect their progress and build a sustainable peace. Friday, March 1, 2019 / BY: Belquis Ahmadi PUBLICATION TYPE: Analysis and CommentaryShare ThisPrint the Page As talks between the U.S. and the Taliban raise hopes for peace in Afghanistan, the country’s women fear another—and related—possibility: That their hard-won rights to participate […]
A three-year project delivered by the ACAA Funded by the Pilgrim Trust A London charity’s work to empower 100s of marginalised Muslim women has improved self-worth, independence and integration, a new report by a Goldsmiths, University of London researcher concludes. Read more HERE.