Freshta Farhang

Inspiration for Afghan Fulbright Scholars: Fayiza Naseri, the Redirection of Desire to Educate and Vision for Brighter Future
Inspiration for Afghan Fulbright Scholars: Fayiza Naseri, the Redirection of Desire to Educate and Vision for Brighter Future

Fayiza was born in Kabul, the province where she studied and graduated from school in 2006...

18 Mar 2019
Elected Lawmakers of Afghan House of Representatives (5): The Journey of 7 Representatives from Sar-e- Pol, Faryab, Badakhshan and Khost Provinces
Elected Lawmakers of Afghan House of Representatives (5): The Journey of 7 Representatives from Sar-e- Pol, Faryab, Badakhshan and Khost Provinces

In the 17th round of parliament, we can see new and enthusiastic faces that entered the House of Representatives...

18 Mar 2019
Elected Lawmakers of Afghan House of Representatives (4): The Path of 3 Representatives from Samangan and Jawzjan Provicnes
Elected Lawmakers of Afghan House of Representatives (4): The Path of 3 Representatives from Samangan and Jawzjan Provicnes

In continuation of a series of biographies covering the newly elected members of the Afghan parliament, in its 4th report, Reporterly...

16 Mar 2019
Elected Lawmakers of the Afghan House of Representatives (3): Three Representatives from Bamyan and Farah provinces
Elected Lawmakers of the Afghan House of Representatives (3): Three Representatives from Bamyan and Farah provinces

In the third series of biographies covering the newly elected members of the Afghan parliament, this time...

10 Mar 2019
News Faces of the Afghan House of Representatives (2): 6 representatives from Daikundi, Kapisa and Zabul
News Faces of the Afghan House of Representatives (2): 6 representatives from Daikundi, Kapisa and Zabul

In continuation of a series of biographies covering the newly elected members of the Afghan parliament...

19 Feb 2019
New faces of the Afghan House of Representatives (1): Path of 3 Representatives from Parwan and Farah
New faces of the Afghan House of Representatives (1): Path of 3 Representatives from Parwan and Farah

This coverage is a part of a series of stories covered by Reporterly to feature brief profiles and journey of...

17 Feb 2019
Inspiring Women of Afghanistan: Shamila Kohistani, A Pioneer of Women’s Football in Afghanistan
Inspiring Women of Afghanistan: Shamila Kohistani, A Pioneer of Women’s Football in Afghanistan

Shamila has not easily achieved the successes and colourful world of her life. She lived her childhood...

12 Feb 2019
A Decade Dedicated to Afghanistan: Life of Mariam Wardak
A Decade Dedicated to Afghanistan: Life of Mariam Wardak

In the first encounter with Mariam Wardak, she strikes as someone who has grown up in a diverse society...

31 Jan 2019
Afghanistan’s Inspiring Women: Marjan Matin, Making Big Changes & Leading the Cause of Quality Education
Afghanistan’s Inspiring Women: Marjan Matin, Making Big Changes & Leading the Cause of Quality Education

The appointment of a young lady in January went viral on social media and was newsworthy...

25 Jan 2019
How Taliban’s Intimidation in Kohistan district of Sar-e-Pul province Left 40 Families Displaced
How Taliban’s Intimidation in Kohistan district of Sar-e-Pul province Left 40 Families Displaced

Almost 40 families from the Kohistan district of Sar-e-Pul have been expelled from their homes because of their cooperation...

23 Jan 2019
Afghanistan’s Inspiring Women; Nooria Najafi, A Role Model for the Differently-abled in the World
Afghanistan’s Inspiring Women; Nooria Najafi, A Role Model for the Differently-abled in the World

Nooria Najafi, born in 1996, is from the district of Nahor, Ghazni Province, who now lives in Kabul...

17 Jan 2019
Inspiring Women of Afghanistan: Batool Naseri, a Girl Who Altered the Otherwise Grim Picture of Immigrant Afghans in Iran
Inspiring Women of Afghanistan: Batool Naseri, a Girl Who Altered the Otherwise Grim Picture of Immigrant Afghans in Iran

Batool was born in a religious and conservative family that opposed the idea of female members of the...

15 Jan 2019
Benazir Yakta: The Businesswoman & Trader Who has Women Empowerment and Economic Development of Afghanistan on her Mind
Benazir Yakta: The Businesswoman & Trader Who has Women Empowerment and Economic Development of Afghanistan on her Mind

Benazir Yakta, a woman who began exporting dried fruits & nuts and started the business by selling her...

31 Dec 2018
From Trump Admin Withdrawal Decision to Prospects of Peace Talks: An Interview with Omar Samad
From Trump Admin Withdrawal Decision to Prospects of Peace Talks: An Interview with Omar Samad

Omar Samad is a nonresident senior fellow with the Atlantic Council’s South Asia Center...

22 Dec 2018
Fatima and Ayub’s Memorable Marriage: How a Couple Donated their Wedding Savings for Displaced People
Fatima and Ayub’s Memorable Marriage: How a Couple Donated their Wedding Savings for Displaced People

Mohammad Ayub and Fatima, couple who got married on November 21, spoke about their...

27 Nov 2018
The Reopening of the Maiwand Wrestling  Club: “The Glass only gets sharper after being broken”
The Reopening of the Maiwand Wrestling Club: “The Glass only gets sharper after being broken”

Obaidullah Alizada, a student at the club who has been in the field for eight years and still continues...

25 Nov 2018
Election in Takhar: Exasperation Towards Former MPs and Security Impediment
Election in Takhar: Exasperation Towards Former MPs and Security Impediment

Out of a population of 1.3 million, 289178 people have registered themselves to cast vote...

16 Oct 2018
Kandahar Elections: Cases of Discrimination Against Women and Unimpressive Voter Registration
Kandahar Elections: Cases of Discrimination Against Women and Unimpressive Voter Registration

Kandahar has a population of 2059182, but according to an IEC report, only 522984 people have registered to vote...

15 Oct 2018
Elections in Maidan Wardak: Increased Security Concerns and 50 Voting Centers Closed
Elections in Maidan Wardak: Increased Security Concerns and 50 Voting Centers Closed

Maidan Wardak is one of the central provinces in Afghanistan in which right after the beginning of the electoral...

15 Oct 2018
The Dilemma of Voters in Sar-e-Pul: Lax Security, Ethnic Issues, and Fear in the Minds
The Dilemma of Voters in Sar-e-Pul: Lax Security, Ethnic Issues, and Fear in the Minds

According to a report from the official website of the IEC, the exact figures for Sar-e-Pul’s registered...

11 Oct 2018
A Tale of Differentiated Figures for Voters in Laghman
A Tale of Differentiated Figures for Voters in Laghman

Laghman province is one of the 33 provinces in Afghanistan in which, the security forces...

9 Oct 2018
The Many Ordeals of Pre-election Faryab: Too Many People, Too Few Voters
The Many Ordeals of Pre-election Faryab: Too Many People, Too Few Voters

In the coming election of October 20, which is only 19 days away, 62 candidates...

2 Oct 2018
Untold Stories: Matiullah Qudrat, Rescuing a city by neutralizing 70 mines in a single mission
Untold Stories: Matiullah Qudrat, Rescuing a city by neutralizing 70 mines in a single mission

Matiullah was the eldest son of the family and, after his father’ death was leading...

1 Oct 2018