Afghanistan - Level 4: Do Not Travel
Do not travel to Afghanistan due to civil unrest, armed conflict, crime, terrorism, and kidnapping.
Publ.Date : Tue, 23 Oct 2018 17:50:56 +0000
Afghanistan is a country at the crossroads of Asia bordered by Pakistan to the east and south, Iran to the west, with Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan to the north, and China to the northeast.
Fall of Afghanistan: Girls face uncertain future after a year of no school
At a house in Kabul, dozens gathered on a recent day for classes in an informal school set up by Sodaba Nazhand. She and her sister teach English, science and maths to girls who should be in secondary ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 13 Aug 2022 17:54:00 GMT
Inside Afghanistan\'s secret schools, where girls defy the Taliban
Nafeesa has discovered a great place to hide her schoolbooks from the prying eyes of her disapproving Taliban brother -- the kitchen, where Afghan men rarely venture.
Publ.Date : Fri, 12 Aug 2022 18:44:00 GMT
Afghanistan: Underground schools helping teen girls get education amid Taliban imposed restrictions
Taliban has forbade girls from completing their education past the sixth grade, but, a handful of underground schools have been operating. Despite allowing University education for women, this excepti ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 12 Aug 2022 00:45:00 GMT
One year of Taliban rule has devastated Afghanistan, but there are glimmers of hope within \'secret schools\'
In Afghanistan, a whisper network of teachers, parents and community leaders is funnelling girls to secret schools, defying the rule of the Taliban.
Publ.Date : Sat, 13 Aug 2022 15:13:00 GMT
The Taliban Are Letting These Girls Go to School in Afghanistan
The Taliban have not publicized the fact that they have allowed some schools in the north to stay open ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 13 Aug 2022 08:23:00 GMT
Afghanistan: Taliban fighters swap guns for books as hundreds return to school
Since the Taliban swept back to power in August last year, hundreds of fighters have returned to school, some either came on their own or were pushed by their commanders ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 10 Aug 2022 20:12:00 GMT
Higher Education in Taliban-Ruled Afghanistan: Threatened But Not Gone
While the outcry about the exclusion of girls from secondary schools led to the suspension of World Bank programs in the country, there have been far fewer conversations about the fate of higher ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 08 Aug 2022 22:25:00 GMT
GLOBALink | Chinese-aided teaching building to bolster education in Afghanistan
A teaching building and an auditorium were inaugurated at Kabul University in Afghanistan, constructed with the help of China. It's expected to bolster the development of the war-torn country's ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 12 Aug 2022 03:35:00 GMT
Afghanistan One Year Later Education
Arefeh 40-year-old, an Afghan woman leaves an underground school, in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, July 30, 2022. She attends this underground school with her daughter who is not allowed to go ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 11 Aug 2022 22:01:00 GMT
Taliban takeover one year on: Afghanistan\'s only female guide is now running virtual tours
When the Taliban seized control of Kabul last year, Fatima Haidari was forced to leave her loved ones behind and flee Afghanistan. She was in danger as the only female tour guide in a country now in ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 11 Aug 2022 20:29:00 GMT
In Afghanistan, why are some women permitted to work while others are not?
When the Taliban took power nearly a year ago, many Afghan women found their rights had changed ? as well as their status among male co-workers. How work has changed for women in Afghanistan.
Publ.Date : Tue, 09 Aug 2022 02:11:00 GMT
Terrors in Afghanistan remain: Rochester organizations helping out
When President Biden decided to withdraw American troops from Afghanistan a year ago, the future was left unknown for many local Afghans who had worked for the US and US allies. Ahmad was one of them.
Publ.Date : Mon, 01 Aug 2022 18:40:00 GMT