Title Afghanistan: Can you provide up to date information on the circumstances of women and girls in Afghanistan, particularly in respect to access to education and freedom of movement? Are they discriminated against and are they able to avail themselves of state protection?
Publisher Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal
Publication Date 14 March 2005
Country Afghanistan
Topics Freedom of movement | Gender discrimination | Right to education
Citation / Document Symbol AFG17237
Cite as Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal, Afghanistan: Can you provide up to date information on the circumstances of women and girls in Afghanistan, particularly in respect to access to education and freedom of movement? Are they discriminated against and are they able to avail themselves of state protection?, 14 March 2005, AFG17237, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4b6fe1100.html [accessed 21 August 2014]
Comments This response was prepared by the Country Research Section of the Refugee Review Tribunal (RRT) after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the RRT within time constraints. This response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum.
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