Category Archives: AF-2023-24-civilsociety&ruleoflaw

The Max Planck Foundation hosts an online discussion on litigating for the rights of Afghan women and girls

The speakers discussed the mobilisation of international human rights law to address the situation of [...]

Webinar on the (non-)recognition of Taliban rule in Afghanistan

The speakers explored state practice and trends in the recognition of governments The latest webinar [...]

Webinar focusing on gender-based-violence (GBV) against women and girls in Afghanistan

This month’s guest speakers discussed the handling of GBV cases under the Islamic Republic and [...]

Afghanistan webinar examines constitutionalism and ethnic accommodation in Afghanistan

The first webinar of the 2024 series presented a critical take on the Republic’s constitutional [...]

UN Special Rapporteur Richard Bennett speaks at the Foundation

In the last webinar of the Max Planck Foundation’s Afghanistan Legal Research Network in 2023, [...]

Webinar on distance learning and the right to education in Afghanistan

This month’s guest speakers explored the potential of online education in upholding the right to [...]

Women’s rights and gender apartheid in Afghanistan in the spotlight

The speakers discussed the mobilisation of international law to address the situation of women in [...]

Webinar on Governance in Taliban-ruled Afghanistan

This month’s guest speakers explored the multifaceted manifestations and perceptions of Taliban rule. The latest [...]

Accountability for the persecution of Afghanistan’s Hazaras in the spotlight at the latest online symposium

The Foundation convened an interdisciplinary panel on the record of crimes committed against Afghanistan’s Hazara [...]

‘Nothing about us without us’: Afghan disability rights activists share opportunities and challenges

This symposium provided a platform for discussion about upholding the rights of persons with disabilities [...]