Female Higher Education in Afghanistan: Opportunities and Challenges Read the Report HERE.
Conquering Afghanistan’s highest peak was once unthinkable for Hanifa Yousoufi. Then she joined a climbing group, braving frostbite and the Taliban to strike a blow for gender equality. In a quiet corner of Kabul, a dozen young women welcome their friend back from the summit of Afghanistan’s highest mountain. Like many Afghan women, Hanifa Yousoufi […]
The Farkhunda Trust’s mission is to provide scholarships to women from disadvantaged backgrounds to enable them to pursue higher education in Afghanistan. This year it is funding five scholarships. The Trust needs your support to continue and increase the number of scholarships it can provide. The charity was founded by Rahela Sidiqi following the tragic […]