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Image: Afghan women protest to demand the preservation of their rights in front of the presidential palace in Kabul on Friday. Photograph: Reuters
On our desk
To build lasting peace, you can’t ignore militant groups (Read) Pramila Patten, Executive Director a.i of UN Women, calls on Taliban leadership to include women (Read) Close the Crisis Gap on Contraception for Women in Crisis Settings (Read) Imposing Justice Will Not Bring Reconciliation in Kosovo (Read) Reports and Studies
Indigenous Women's Day - Securing Indigenous Women's Land & Territorial Rights (Read) COVID-19: The Turning Point For Pervasive Gender Inequalities & Profound Complex Consequences (Read) News from around the world Turkey takes a step backwards on violence against women (Read) Colombia court rejects charging former army commander over extrajudicial killings (Read) Darfur women accuse govt of violating the Juba Peace Agreement as representation promise is broken (Read) Afghanistan - In Rare Public Display, Dozens of Afghan Women Protest Taliban Rule & Gender-Based Violence (Read) Afghanistan - Taliban Imposes New Dress Code, Segregation Of Women, At Private Afghan Universities (Read) Lebanon - Women Face Period Poverty as Lebanon's Economic Crisis Deepens (Read) Yemen - Protracted & Escalated Crises of Conflict, Hunger, Poverty - Acute for Women & Girls (Read) Kyrgyzstan - Women Kidnapped, Rape d, Wed Against Their Will (Read)