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Future Uncertain for Afghan Women

Women and girls may face an uncertain future in Afghanistan at the end of U.S. combat operations in December of this year, says a new report by Council on Foreign Relations. It makes several recommendations for preserving and extending the gains made by Afghan women and girls over the past decade.

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Ensuring the Future of Afghan Women

Ahead of two major transition processes – the 2014 NATO withdrawal and the forthcoming presidential elections – in the country, there are increasing concerns on the future of women’s rights in Afghanistan. While a recent report by the World Economic Forum on global gender gap indicated a considerable improvement on decreasing the gap between genders in most of countries across …

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