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Afghanistan's National Action Plan: 'a wish list of many dreams'

Frogh, Wazhma (2017) Afghanistan's National Action Plan: 'a wish list of many dreams'. Women, Peace and Security Working Paper Series (10/2017). Centre for Women Peace and Security, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

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Abstract

The women of Afghanistan supported their husbands and fathers during the Anti-Soviet Union national resistance by taking food to the battlegrounds, taking care of the children and the elderly on their behalf but became the first targets when the Mujahidin Islamic revolution took into the streets of Kabul and we witnessed rapes, kidnappings, murder of young and old women during the civil war and then the Taliban denied our existence completely but we started a new chapter in 2001 and the international frameworks and laws have been helpful in establishing our existence once again on the streets of Kabul. A female MP from the 1986 term of the Afghan parliament

Item Type: Monograph (Working Paper)
Official URL: http://www.lse.ac.uk/women-peace-security/publicat...
Additional Information: © 2017 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JQ Political institutions Asia
Date Deposited: 08 Apr 2020 07:18
Last Modified: 25 Jun 2020 23:20
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/104030

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