I am passionate aboutI am a medical doctor by profession. I have worked as a obstetrics-gyne
resident in one of the best national maternity hospitals in Afghanistan. I
enjoyed my job because I was helping women at most need in my country. During
residency, I developed an interest in human rights and women’s eminency in
it. After which I decided to work as a physician and human rights activist. I
am currently working for a human rights organization and pursuing the dream
to help women of my land attain their standings and rights according to
international human rights regulations.
I hope to see tangible changes in dignified encounter of women in Afghanistan
that too in accordance to international human rights regulations.
ActionsAs an obstetrician and gynecologist, I have helped hundreds of women in my
country to live a healthy life and deliver a healthy one too. When it comes
to advocacy, I have been a vocal advocate of women’s rights in banning
virginity/ hymen testing in Afghanistan.
As a trainer in explaining the lack of science behind hymen and anal
examinations, I have trained more than hundreds of defense lawyers and legal
These changes are substantial ones in helping women achieve highest
attainable human rights support.