Voices of Afghan Women

This news article was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Women have a way to go before they achieve full equality with men in Afghanistan, but through their determination progress is being made.

Earlier this week, seven influential Afghan women visited London, including a female governor and representatives from civil society groups. Their words are interspersed with footage of poorer Afghan women for whom the struggle is even more basic.

View the video on YouTube: Voices of Afghan Women