Zohra – The Afghan Women’s Orchestra

Zohra which derives from the word goddess of music in Persian is an all-female  Afghan orchestra.  On January 24, 2017, Zohra played to more than 1000 international leaders at the world economic forum at Davos in Switzerland. Afghanistan has a 1000-year-old musical heritage however under the Taliban Afghans were banned from listening to or even… Read More

Why Women Don’t Tell

So many women have come forward in the past seven days to reveal that they too had been groped, harassed or raped by Harvey Weinstein and day by day, the number is growing. In the past 24 hours alone, high profile and hugely successful actresses such as Angelina Jolie and Gwyneth Paltrow have also come… Read More

UNICEF – Key Statistics

Children are facing more devastating wars and disasters than ever before. Asian Mums Network brought you a series of blogs on behalf of UNICEF. Don’t forget the harrowing stories of children like Sapana, Machar, Mustapha, Munir, Khalid, Manal, Safi and so many more children even on our very own doorstep in camps in Calais. “At… Read More