The Women’s Rights Working Group of the Research Center & UNESCO Chair for Human Rights, Peace and Democracy at Shahid Beheshti University held a regional seminar jointly with women’s rights researchers from Iran & Afghanistan on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women.
Seminar Title: Women in Afghanistan; the Roots of Violence Culture, Unfulfilled Rights and Lived Experience in the Shadow of Extremist Violent Groups
- Dr. Homeira Ghaderi, author and women's rights activist from Afghanistan
- Dr. Soheila Erfani, journalist and professor at Herat University in Afghanistan
- Ms. Zahra Moshtagh, journalist and social activist from Iran
Moderator: Dr. Somayeh Morovati, Director of Afghanistan-Pakistan Chair at Abrar Institute of Contemporary International Studies and Research and Senior Researcher at the Center for Middle Eastern Strategic Studies