Monday 14 July 2014 Afghanistan ACBAR Press Release: Violence against aid workers and facilities must end
24 aid workers have been killed in Afghanistan (21 Afghan colleagues and 3 International colleagues) in several security incidents. There are different causes and actors involved, but it caused as many fatalities among aid workers as during the first six months of 2014.
Wednesday 5 March 2014 IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT! The second round of the International Women’s Film Festival – Herat has been postponed to spring 2014!
The second round of the International Women’s Film Festival – Herat has been postponed to spring 2014!!! The secretariat of the Women’s Film Festival informs all participants that due to security reasons and the upcoming presidential elections in April 2014, the International Film Festival will be held this spring.
Armanshahr Human Rights & Civil Society newsletter – issue 78 year VI
International Women’s Network
This page offers links to various sources of information on women's issues. They are both government and non-government sources in several languages and have been compiled on an impartial basis.
Politis Asia Journal
EU HR Guidelines published or the first time in Persian. Including Death Penalty; Torture, HR dialogues with third countries; Children & armed conflict; HR Defenders; Protection of the Rights of the Child; VAW, International Humanitarian Law.
One either rejects the killing of non-combatants on principle or takes a more tribal approach to such matters. The global outpouring of grief and condemnation over the killing of three Israeli youths is the moral equivalent of Rolf Harris denouncing Jimmy Savile.
Conferences and Seminars
On 3rd February 2014, the 133rd public Dialogue/GOFTEGU of Armanshahr/OPEN ASIA was held at the French Institute of Afghanistan (IFA) in Kabul.
In both Muslim-majority countries and Muslim communities, the last decade has witnessed unprecedented organizing efforts by human rights defenders around sexual and reproductive rights, and produced evidence of ongoing local engagement around sexuality issues.