Thursday's graduation ceremony will mark 40 years since the bombing of the Iraqi nuclear reactor
Raise Your Spirits has created a super mixed group of women, and everyone wants to contribute to the music and the performing.
“What would happen if one woman told the truth about her life? The world would split open.” - Muriel Rukeyser (20th c. Jewish American poet and political activist)
A 35-year-old fell to her death from a balcony in Cairo last month after neighbors confronted her over suspected pre-marital relations, prompting an outpouring of anguish from single Egytpian women.
The author of more than 50 books, she smashed taboos from sexuality and prostitution to female genital mutilation (FGM) - a practice she suffered as a child.
The videos teach people what to do if a victim is too scared to ask for help.
A breast cancer survivor who isn't afraid to confront society's beauty standards.
President Ashraf Ghani said the council, announced late on Thursday, would "empower women", promote their rights at home and implement Afghanistan's international commitments on women's rights.