• Women in Afghanistan continue to suffer horrific violence

Women in Afghanistan continue to suffer horrific violence

02 December 2011 | Women

Womankind: The Government of Afghanistan took a big step forward in support of women’s equality and the protection of women’s rights when it enacted the Law on Elimation of Violence Against Women (EVAW law) in August 2009. However despite this commitment by the government and the international community women and girls continue to be the victims of horrific violations unimaginable to most of us.

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