Afghanistan’s Rigid Cultural Norms; A Serious Challenge for Girls’ Education?

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Date: 6 Jan | Story Source: ModernDiplomacy ~ Go to Original Article

The Afghan government, headed by Hamid Karzai, the first elected president of Afghanistan after the collapse of Taliban’s government in 2001 and its international donors with millions of dollars and other resources embarked a new era in Afghanistan.

Since then the governmental and non-governmental organizations funded by international donors built many schools, recruited and educated teachers and instructors, and families started sending their progenies including girls to school. There is not an accurate statistic regarding…


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