New School Year Begins: 330,000 More Girls Deprived of Education

By Megha Mohan and Alia Farzan, translated into English by Rustam Seerat

Rustam Seerat
Fourth Wave
Published in
5 min readApr 2, 2024

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Zainab has sent one of her drawing to BBC Persian. Image source: BBC Persian

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has told the BBC that last month, the Taliban prevented more than 330,000 girls from entering secondary education. In 2021, the Taliban government said that girls would not be allowed to…

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Rustam Seerat
Fourth Wave

I scout Afghanistan media for stories about women that deserve wider attention. Whatever I earn on Medium, 50% will be donated to educating children in Afg.