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Afghan women publicationLegal Aid Referral Centre Pamphlet: Jalalabad

Author: UNIFEM Afghanistan
No. of pages: 3
Publication date: March 2008
Languages: English, Dari, Pashto

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The referral centre is a joint initiative of the Ministry of Women's Affairs and the Ministry of Interior. The centre is staffed by female professionals who provide assistance and support to women by giving information on legal issues, educational, economic and health programs and/or courses...

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Afghan women publicationLegal Aid Referral Centre Pamphlet: Parwan

Author: UNIFEM Afghanistan
No. of pages: 3
Publication date: March 2008
Languages: English, Dari, Pashto

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The referral centre is a joint initiative of the Ministry of Women's Affairs and the Ministry of Interior. The centre is staffed by female professionals who provide assistance and support to women by giving information on legal issues, educational, economic and health programs and/or courses...

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Afghan women publicationViolence Against Women Primary Database Report

Author: UNIFEM Afghanistan
No. of pages: 34
Publication date: March 2008
Languages: English

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"The VAW primary database was developed as a tool to provide quantitative support to the various anectodes ilustrating violence affecting Afghan women..."

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Afghan women publicationToolkit 4: Gender Budgeting in Afghanistan

Author: UNIFEM Afghanistan
No. of pages: 32
Publication date: February 2008
Languages: English, Dari

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"Budgets are universally accepted as a powerful toolk in achieving development objectives. National Budgets reflect how governments mobilize and allocate public resources, and how they aim to meet the social and economic needs of all citizens. On the face of it a budget appears to be a gender-neutral policy instrument... however, decision in budgeting impact women's and men's lives differently..."

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Afghan women publicationUNIFEM Afghanistan Fact Sheet 2008

Author: UNIFEM
No. of pages: 5
Publication date: January 2008
Languages: English, Dari, Pashto

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Information and statistics on the status of women in Afghanistan, the commitments made by the Afghan government, and UNIFEM Afghanistan's current activities. Statistics include population, political participation, participation in the justice sector, community services, and peace building, health, education, marriage, and sexual and gender-based violence.

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Afghan women publicationWomen and Men in Afghanistan: Baseline Statistics on Gender

Author: UNIFEM, MoWA
No. of pages: 60
Publication date: January 2008
Languages: English

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The statistics in this handbook will serve as baseline information that the development community can use in charting the direction of their interventions for the female population and in tracking changes in the lives of women and girls in the future. This handbook is only the beginning and has tried to make the most out of data that are available at the moment. It will be revisited after one year and an updated edition will be produced periodically.

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Afghan women publicationNational Action Plan for the Women of Afghanistan (NAPWA)

Author: Ministry of Women's Affairs (MoWA)
No. of pages: 127
Publication date: January 2008
Languages: English

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