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John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships at Stanford:

Where are the stories in global media reported by Afghan women?

 

STANFORD Nov 12, 2013

 

More than a decade of foreign aid during the US-led war in Afghanistan gave birth to a lively and large Afghan press corps. However, women often get left out of the equation, meaning they suffer from a shortage of job opportunities, training and mentoring. There are currently no Afghan women reporting for the foreign news outlets in Kabul. I want to give Afghan female reporters the chance to tell their stories to a global audience...READ MORE

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