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Raziya Masumi

Raziya Masumi is a lawyer and women’s rights activist with experience working with civil society organizations in Afghanistan. She has acted as a legal advisor, written extensively on the role of women, and has led advocacy campaigns. Her work focuses on peace-building and bridging communities together to contribute to positive change and healthy societies.

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Latest posts by Raziya Masumi

15 March 2019

Afghan women send a message to government, Taliban: We want in

"Peace does not just mean an end to the war. No country can be successful in its national programs without the participation of women."