Afghans are being exposed to an increasing level of conflict, violence, and instability. Within the context of a third wave of Covid-19, escalating conflict across the country, drought, the ever increasing rate of violence by the Taliban, and the US/NATO withdrawal, humanitarian crisis assistance is sorely needed to support and protect civilians.
WILPF Afghanistan sent a letter to the UN Security Council (UNSC) requesting that immediate actions be taken to support peace and security in Afghanistan. It is urgent that the UNSC fulfills its Charter-mandated obligations, and that nations agree on a way forward for the implementation of a lasting peace in Afghanistan and guarantees of security for all.
We call on the UNSC to:
This toolkit has been designed to help you:
As an individual, you can share the social media designs and promote the initiative on social media networks. We recommend using our visuals and hashtag for a more cohesive campaign – #CoherenceNotChaos!
As a valued Section, you have an important role to play in sharing and promoting campaigns for peace and women’s rights. Please, make sure to share widely the letter from our sisters in WILPF Afghanistan and show support on your communication channels. Solidarity from our Sections is vital for this campaign.
As an INGO you have a key role in spreading the word about this campaign and calling on those who can, and must, take action for our Afghan sisters. In addition to sharing the letter you can also co-sign it, see below!