Video Duration 25 minutes 00 seconds
The Talibans swift go back to power in Afghanistan this past year caught many by surprise.
Fighters captured a string of cities and the administrative centre Kabul as US-led foreign forces left the united states after 20 years.
Taliban leaders promised to become more moderate compared to the last time these were in power between 1996 and 2001.
But 12 months on, the international community won’t recognise the Taliban government.
Crucial foreign aid is drying up, almost all Afghans have faced food shortages and despite promising to respect womens rights most girls remain banned from school.
Just what exactly is required to turn things around?
Presenter: Nastasya Tay
Muska Gailani acting director, Afghanistan Women Council
Graeme Smith senior consultant on Afghanistan, International Crisis Group
Published On 14 Aug 2022