Dr. Paniz

Dr. Paniz

Gender Specialist and Lead Researcher

POMA’s Kabul-based Gender Specialist and Lead Researcher, Dr. Paniz Musawi Natanzi focuses in her research and work on production and reproduction, body and gender politics, social relations, labour and knowledge generation in war and armed conflict. She has published internationally on issues of income- and knowledge-generating labour, gender roles and relations, body politics, and dis/mobility in war and armed conflict. Paniz has worked with Solidarity Sports, a London-based charity in England, and the Window of Hope, an orphanage for children with special needs based in Kabul. In addition, she has five years of fieldwork experience in Kabul and has worked amongst others as a national consultant for AWEC (Afghan Women’s Educational Centre) in cooperation with UNwomen, as well as for the DPA (German Press Agency) commissioned by the GIZ.