Afghan women’s right to participate in public life must be preserved, Regional Director Mohammad Naciri tells CGTN America


As Afghanistan begins a new chapter, Mohammad Naciri of UN Women for Asia and the Pacific says women and girls must retain their right to participate in public life, not just politically, but also socially and economically. Women’s access to services for health, education, legal and others must also be preserved.

The interview was originally aired on CGTN America’s “The Heat” on 1 September 2021.