#WomeninPolitics

The Afghan MP Who refuses To Be Shaken By The Strong Winds Interview With Fawzia Koofi : Part 2

Fawzia Koofi, Member of Parliament, Afghanistan. She is one of the only two women leading the peace negotiations with the Taliban. Photo courtesy: Fawzia Koofi

The Afghan MP Who refuses To Be Shaken By The Strong Winds Interview With Fawzia Koofi : Part 2

Fawzia Koofi (45), the Member of Parliament from Afghanistan, has survived several assassination attempts by the Taliban. “The Taliban dislike women...

The Woman Negotiating Peace With The Taliban: Interview With Fawzia Koofi: Part 1

Fawzia Koofi, Member of Parliament, Afghanistan. She is one of the only two women leading the peace negotiations with the Taliban. Photo courtesy: Fawzia Koofi

The Woman Negotiating Peace With The Taliban: Interview With Fawzia Koofi: Part 1

Fawzia Koofi (45), the Member of Parliament from Afghanistan, has survived several assassination attempts by the Taliban. “The Taliban dislike women...

Women’s Political Representation In Jharkhand Sees A Steady Rise Since The State’s Formation

Rights activist Munni Hansda contesting from Shikaripara constituency on her campaign trail during the Jharkhand 2019 elections. Image courtesy: Munni Hansda

Women’s Political Representation In Jharkhand Sees A Steady Rise Since The State’s Formation

Women’s political representation in Jharkhand has seen a constant upward surge since the state came into existence in 2000. The proportion...