Book Talk: The Journey of an Afghan Girl Who Risked Everything for Education
Co-authors Sola Mahfouz and Malaina Kapoor discuss the status of girls under Taliban rule today in Afghanistan, and the global fight for women’s access to quality education.
Assessing Taliban-Led Afghanistan, Two Years On
Two years after the Taliban takeover in Afghanistan, three prominent Afghan thought leaders—all of whom served as senior officials in Afghan governments prior to the takeover—offered their views about the country today.
Hindsight Up Front: A Conversation with Afghan Women
In partnership with the Wilson Center’s Asia Program and Vital Voices, Middle East Program Director Merissa Khurma had the opportunity to interview two Afghan women. Marwa Dashti and Hilai Barakzai were forced to flee Afghanistan after the Taliban takeover, yet are determined to fight for women’s right to work and access to education.Watch Now