Apr 12, 2013 from Venezuela
This adds to the list of new Afghani girl skaters, rappers and now skiers!
Dec 08, 2012 from Afghanistan
I was asked to present a seminar to raise awareness about Violence Against Women by the manager of Star Educational Society’s C-Branch.
Nov 27, 2012 from United States
Mursal is an Afghan teenager living in Pakistan. She is a bright, sensitive, introspective young lady who I am proud to call a friend.
Nov 19, 2012 from Afghanistan
Gender violence plagues Afghanistan and my family is no exception. The patriarchal structure of our culture makes it rampant. The pervasive silence makes it everlasting.
Oct 17, 2012 from United States
This is the condensed version of the original story that was written by my Afghan son, Fazilhaq
Oct 06, 2012 from Afghanistan
Last year I wrote a college essay based on these instructions: Imagine looking through a window at any environment that is particularly significant to you.
Aug 04, 2012 from Philippines
"You can't be afraid of people, you have to be able to say 'no.'- Razia Jan
Jun 02, 2012 from Philippines
Just recently, news of a third “poison attack” on 160 students at a girls school in Afghanistan in a span of two weeks came out.
Dec 12, 2011 from Afghanistan
Young Women for Change, founded in April 2011, is an independent non-profit organization consisting of tens of volunteer women and male advocates across Afghanistan who are committed to empowering Afg