Women's Right Groups and Coalitions (Musharikat)

Success Stories

Musharikat coalition member selected for BBC’s “100 Most Inspiring and Influential Women of 2018” Women’s empowerment “Ted Ex” talk goes viral inspiring women of Afghanistan

Nargis Taraki has been an inspiration to her Musharikat colleagues for the past two years. It is rewarding to all that know her that the BBC recognized her good work by selecting her to be on their list of the “100 Most Inspiring and ...

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Musharikat coalition member registers women to vote in Badakhshan, Implementing Afghanistan’s Election law one voter at a time.

Hasina (not her real name) joined Musharikat’s Women’s Political Participation (WPP) Coalition because their vision was straight forward and appealed to her – Increase women’s participation in 2018 Elections. When she learned the coalition was conducting a voter registration campaign to support women registering ...

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Ending Violence Against Women One Musharikat Advocate at a Time. Implementing Afghanistan’s Law on the Eliminations of Violence Against Women in Daikundi.

Enacting the Elimination of Violence Against Women (EVAW) Law at the national level is an important step in the process to end child marriage. But to change long-held cultural beliefs towards marriage and actually prevent child marriages in smaller communities takes more than words ...

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Musharikat Grantee’s Advocacy Puts Girls Back in School

Najwan (not her real name), from the Kama district of Nangarhar province had a big problem: she really wanted to go to school, but a group of boys harassed her so much on the way to class that she and her family decided it ...

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