Female Afghan students stopped by Taliban on way to Dubai

(LONDON) -- A group of around 100 Afghan women was stopped by the Taliban from boarding a plane to the United Arab Emirates in order to attend university there, their sponsor said on Wednesday.The Dubai-based influential businessman Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor, founding chairman of... Read More.

Taliban prevents women from working at UN in Afghanistan

(NEW YORK) -- The Taliban banned Afghan women from working at the United Nations in Afghanistan this week, adding another restriction to the long list the Taliban has imposed on Afghan women since retaking power in August 2021.United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said any... Read More.

Taliban bans women from attending universities in Afghanistan

(NEW YORK) -- The Taliban's Ministry of Higher Education has sent an order to all private and government-run universities banning women from attending.The order says all female students in Afghanistan should be prevented from attending universities until further orders, according to a decision made... Read More.