Women's Rights 2017-08-02 Faryab women get dedicated fitness centre A local couple opened the gym, specifically designed for women, after consultations with local elders and officials. 2017-07-27 Afghanistan's Zan TV provides platform for women A new media outlet dedicated solely to women's issues is defying years of Taliban oppression and violence against journalists. 2017-06-14 Women's shelters provide relief to abuse victims in Afghanistan Thirty shelters have been established across 13 Afghan provinces since 2001. 2017-04-06 Moviegoers welcome family-friendly cinema in Kabul Galaxy Family Cinema makes movie-going possible for families and unaccompanied women for the first time in Afghanistan. 2017-03-22 Iraqi women activists rebuild their country The Iraqi Women Network has been working to help communities affected by 'Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant' violence to move forward. 2017-03-22 Syrian mothers tell of resilience amid conflict On the eve of Mother's Day, Al-Mashareq spoke to three women who are demonstrating resilience amid adversity in very different ways. 2017-01-20 Afghanistan's 1st female orchestra performs in Davos Zohra, an ensemble of 35 young musicians aged 13 to 20, is giving young Afghan women the chance for a different life. 2017-01-03 Honey business allows Afghan women more freedom, respect Beekeeping is flourishing in Bamiyan Province, giving women the chance to support their families. 2016-08-19 Afghans welcome 1st female prosecutor in Ghor 'I want to work for Afghan women,' Nagina Ghori told Salaam Times.