Pari Gul has been a policewoman for 7 years and is the only woman working at the checkpoint. She counts herself lucky to have the support of her male colleagues and her boss-Colonel Samsoor. PariGul works at the one of the key checkpoints checking women and cars, from 7am-5pm each day.
Pari Gul has been a policewoman for 7 years and is the only woman working at the checkpoint. She counts herself lucky to have the support of her male colleagues and her boss-Colonel Samsoor. PariGul works at the one of the key checkpoints checking women and cars, from 7am-5pm each day.
Women police officer working at Jalalabad checkpoint.
Women police officer working at Jalalabad checkpoint.
Women police officer working at Jalalabad checkpoint.
Women police officer working at Jalalabad checkpoint.
Nadia is 25 and has been training at the Kabul police academy for 5 months.
Nadia is 25 and has been training at the Kabul police academy for 5 months.
Nadia will be working at a checkpoint in Kabul city when she graduates.
Nadia will be working at a checkpoint in Kabul city when she graduates.
Women in class and weapons training
38 women are currently in the class, which will graduate in 1 month’s time. Their entire training takes six months where they learn weapons, general policing and rule of law, gender and human rights training.
Women in class and weapons training
38 women are currently in the class, which will graduate in 1 month’s time. Their entire training takes six months where they learn weapons, general policing and rule of law, gender and human rights training.
When the women graduate they will be placed in police stations throughout Kabul city.
When the women graduate they will be placed in police stations throughout Kabul city.