2 October 2014 - Afghan women and girls have made significant progress over the past decade in the political and social spheres, however insecurity, harmful traditional practices and a lack of economic opportunities are still affecting their progress.
KABUL, 21 September 2014 – The United Nations welcomes today’s announcement by Afghanistan’s Independent Election Commission (IEC) completing the presidential election 2014. The United Nations warmly congratulates Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai as the President-elect of 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
At a news conference in Kabul, on 12 June 2014, the United Nations Secretary-General's Special Representative for Afghanistan, Ján Kubiš, delivered key messages ahead of the country's second round run-off elections took place on 14 June 2014
Interview with the UN Secretary-General's Deputy Special Representative for Afghanistan, Nicholas Haysom, in run-up to Presidential election run-off - 2 June 2014
In a visit to Herat, UN Special Representative Ján Kubiš urged all Afghans to take part in the 14 June Presidential run-off elections - 28 May 2014
Afghan elections Voters say why their votes matter - 5 April 2014
Afghan elections: UN special envoy visits polling centre - 5 April 2014
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