Despite Danger, Afghan Women Demonstrate for Rights

Last week, hundreds of thousands of girls re-entered classrooms across Afghanistan for the first time in seven months, only to be told a few hours later to go home until further notice. The announcement to...

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NED Grantee Connects Marginalized Women Across Rural Pakistan

Women’s rights NGO Potohar Organization for Development Advocacy has established a large network of independent rural women leaders in Pakistan.

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Watch: NED’s Evacuated Afghan Partners Paint Mural in Albanian Capital

NED remains a committed partner for civil society and media, both inside and outside Afghanistan.

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AFGHANISTAN ‘ARTLORDS’ USE STREET ART FOR CHANGE

A group of artists and volunteers in Afghanistan, ArtLords—a grantee of NED—reimagines bleak reminders of conflict as blank canvases for vivid murals with messages of hope. 

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