Afghan elections: Record number of women stand for parliament

September 4, 2010 at 9:41 pm 1 comment

The Guardian (UK) reports that “[d]espite everyday prejudice and Taliban death threats a record number of female candidates are standing in September polls”.

Read more: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2010/aug/24/record-women-candidates-afghan-election

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  • 1. Stephanie Fletcher  |  September 5, 2010 at 6:47 am

    I really enjoy your blog. It keeps me posted on important developments relating to women’s issues. Please keep up the good work. Thank you!

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