Malali Bashir is a journalist, TV and video producer for RFE/RL’s Afghan Service, known locally as Radio Azadi. Bashir, who is from the greater Kandahar region, reports on a range of topics related to Afghanistan, often with a women’s rights perspective. Bashir is the founder of a Facebook group created exclusively for Afghan women. Along with her work at RFE/RL, she has written for BBC Pashto, Foreign Policy, and The Daily Times, and has edited Afghan magazines. Radio Azadi provides multimedia and online coverage of current affairs and human interest issues in Afghanistan.