While life was not easy under the former Afghan government, members of the LGBTQI+ community had relatively more freedom and formal support groups that helped them. That has changed now.
On her ascent to Afghan pop stardom, her stint in Afghanistan as a television talk show host and her heartbreak amid recent events in her country of origin.
Even if the Taliban keep their word on schooling, many people are concerned that girls' education and future opportunities will be restricted under the militant group's rule.
A narrative on complex female friendships and growing up.
A poem on breaking generations of women’s bondage.
The battle against gender-based violence never ends but the work of the women who set up the first refuges in the 1970s deserves wider recognition.