Afghanistan

Afghanistan ( (listen), also pronounced /ævˈɡænᵻstæn, ævˈɡɑːnᵻstɑːn/; Pashto/Dari: افغانستان, Pashto: Afġānistān [avɣɒnisˈtɒn, ab-], Dari: Afġānestān [avɣɒnesˈtɒn]), officially the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, is a landlocked country at the crossroads of Central and South Asia. Afghanistan is bordered by Pakistan to the east and south; Iran to the west; Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan to the north; and China to the northeast. Occupying 652,000 square kilometers (252,000 sq mi), it is a mountainous country with plains in the north and southwest. Kabul is the capital and largest city. The population is around 32 million, composed mostly of ethnic Pashtuns, Tajiks, Hazaras, and …

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PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 20 June 2023 English

This report was published by the World Economic Forum, Switzerland, on June 20, 2023. The Global Gender Gap Report was first published in 2006 and this 2023 edition is the …

countries in the region, while Pakistan, Iran and Afghanistan are at the bottom of both the regional and global 573 █ -0.030 -4 145 Chad 0.570 █ -0.008 -3 146 Afghanistan 0.405 █ -0.030 - The Global Gender Gap Index Gender Gap Index score (68.4%). Similar to 2022, Afghanistan (40.5%) ranks last, at the lower end of the percentage points compared to the mean. In fact, Afghanistan registers the lowest performance across all the bottom of the distribution, apart from Afghanistan, the countries that attained less than 40% parity


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 12 June 2023 English

The Human Development Report Office of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) published this report on June 12, 2023. This is the second report in the series; the first was …

Ukraine (0 percent), Yemen (4 per- cent) and Afghanistan (10 percent).51 Globally, about 7 of 10 peace English Textbooks Promote Gender Inequality in Afghanistan.” Pedagogy, Culture & Society 31(3): 403–418


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 1 April 2023

The State of the World’s Children is an annual report published by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) since the year 1980. Each edition aims to promote awareness on key …

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PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 1 April 2023 English

This report was published by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in April 2023. It is the seventh edition of UNODC’s biennial Global Report on Trafficking in …

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PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 20 March 2023 English

First History Lessons is a series of three books published under ‘Revisiting the Craft of History Writing for Children’, a project by the Institute of Development Studies Kolkata (IDSK), Kolkata. …

come into India from Bangladesh, Pakistan or Afghanistan and begun living here before 31 December 2014 is also divided. In Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan, the majority sect of Sunni Muslims often oppress


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 28 February 2023 English

This report was published in February of 2023 by Access Now for the #KeepItOn coalition. The report is authored by Zach Rosson, Felicia Anthonio, Carolyn Tackett, and the Access Now …

Jordan: 4 Libya: 4 Sudan: 4 Turkmenistan: 4 Afghanistan: 2 Burkina Faso: 2 Cuba: 2 Kazakhstan: 2 active conflict zones in Ukraine and Yemen Afghanistan, Algeria, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh world for five consecutive years Bangladesh: 6 Afghanistan: 2 China: 1 Pakistan: 1 Sri Lanka: 1 Despite ordered shutdowns during protests, and China,97 Afghanistan,98 and Sri Lanka99 blocked social media services


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 29 January 2023 English

The Ministry of Education, Government of India, released the All India Survey on Higher Education (AISHE) 2020-21 on January 29, 2023. The first AISHE report was published in the year …

students are from Nepal (28.26%), followed by Afghanistan (8.49%), Bangladesh (5.72%), Bhutan (3.8%), Sudan Students' Distribution in Top 10 Countries NEPAL AFGHANISTAN BANGLADESH UNITED STATES UNITED ARAB EMIRATES which Nepal contributes 28.25%, followed by Afghanistan 8.4%, Bangladesh 5.7% and United States 5.1%


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 1 January 2023 English

UN Women and the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs published this report in 2023. It analyses progress on gender equality across the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a …

for example, 1.1 million girls over age 12 in Afghanistan can no longer attend school. The subsequent


Freer Gallery of Art · 2023

To 1985 Ahuan (Islamic Art Services Limited), London, to 1985 From 1985 Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Ahuan) in 1985 [1] Notes: [1] The object was transferred from the …


Freer Gallery of Art · 2023

1967 to February 10, 1972) Near Eastern Art (June 5, 1964 to August 18, 1967) Special Exhibition Afghanistan (September 3, 1963 to June 5, 1964) Special Exhibition of Persian Art (May 1, 1960 to August 11


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