Covid-19 in Afghanistan (5): Snapshots of women’s living under coronavirus in and around Herat city

In Herat, Afghanistan’s second most-infected province, women have been disproportionately hit by the secondary effects of Covid-19. AAN researcher Reza Kazemi has been hearing from women in the province about extra care and housework, increased levels of domestic violence, greater restrictions on movement and their concerns about their children, given school closures. He also finds … Continue reading Covid-19 in Afghanistan (5): Snapshots of women’s living under coronavirus in and around Herat city