Author Page

Modaser Islami

Modaser Islami


Modaser Islami is an Afghan journalist and writer.

In-depth: Two years into Taliban rule, girls in Afghanistan are turning to religious schools as their only option. With one of the lowest literacy rates in the world, banning girls' education puts the future of the entire country at risk.

29 August, 2023

In-depth: With recent decrees forcing women to cover their faces and restrict their movement, the Taliban is attempting to erase women from public life, with consequences that could prove disastrous for the entire country.

31 May, 2022

In-depth: On the brink of economic collapse and with the majority of Afghans facing food insecurity, Afghanistan’s first Ramadan since the Taliban seized control is a sombre one.

22 April, 2022