KABUL, 15 October 2014 – Afghan women displayed handcrafts and other goods at a United Nations-backed exhibition that drew several hundred people in the country’s capital city of Kabul.
KABUL, 15 October 2014 – More than 100 Afghans attended a two-day conference in Mazar-e Sharif, the capital city of Afghanistan’s northern province of Balkh, to discuss ways to improve law enforcement and justice mechanisms at local and regional levels.
KABUL, 14 October 2014 - A police adviser serving with the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA), Shakti Devi, has won the International Female Peacekeeper Award for what the judges called “exceptional achievements.”
KABUL, 12 October 2014 – Afghans marked the International Day of the Girl Child with speeches and cultural performances at an event that drew hundreds of participants in the country’s capital city of Kabul.
KABUL, 8 October 2014 – Against the backdrop of a significant gender gap in Afghan civil society and state representation, the United Nations hosted several events across Afghanistan to mark the annual Global Open Days and discuss the role of women in the country’s political and peace processes.
KABUL, 7 October 2014 – The most senior United Nations human rights official has asked Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani to stay the executions of five men sentenced to death following charges of armed robbery and adultery in the Paghman district of Kabul.
United Nations Day Concert - United with Afghanistan 23 October 2014 - Kabul, Afghanistan
UN Secretary-General's Deputy Special Representative for Afghanistan, Nicholas Haysom, press encounter on the audit process and the way forward on 27 August 2014
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