Impassion Afghanistan has opened registration for its flagship event – the Afghan Social Media Summit (ASMS). This annual technology conference, now in its third year, covers current trends, best practices and issues in the fast-growing social media space of Afghanistan. In past years, the three-day event has attracted an extensive line-up of industry experts and […]

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A group of civil activist recently released a short film depicting Farkhunda’s story at the Ministry of Information and Culture.

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Forty days ago, today, Farkhunda, an innocent woman was brutally lynched on false accusations of burning the Koran. The young girl was beaten by mob, put under vehicle and set. Her tragic end, shocked the entire nation and the world, leading to a global call for woman’s rights in Afghanistan. Her coffin was carried by women […]

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An angry mob in Kabul accused a young girl of burning the Holy Quran, beat her to death, threw her dead body to the Kabul River and set it on fire. Some people took videos of this horrible act, and uploaded them on to social media. In less than 24 hours, a whole nation was […]

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Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, is a city with high cases of violation cases against women. And the latest in these statistics is the killing of young Farkhunda that raised great turmoil in the country. Farkhunda was stoned to death by an angry mob who were allegedly instigated by a Mullah on false accusations of […]

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