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Hajar Aboulfazl

, Afghanistan

Dr. Hajar Abulfazl is an advocate for women’s empowerment through health and sport. She is a medical doctor, former captain of the Afghanistan Women’s National Football Team, a youth delegate to the United Nations, athlete advisor for Equality League, and founder of Tawana youth development group in Kabul. Hajar co-founded Tawana Youth Development Organization (TYDO), which organizes school visits and sports festivals to promote sports among girls in Afghanistan.