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Ghulam Haider, an elderly leader of Khalwan Village, Surkhrood District, Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan, has been working with great dedication and enthusiasm advocating for girls’...

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In a country where just 16% of the workforce is female, teaching women science subjects can help foster greater equality, empowerment and economic stability....

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Shumaila, a 16 year old student of a Girls High School, Behsood district of Nangarhar Province, was a timid young girl dreaming to one...

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Blood feuds handed down through generations are very common in parts of Afghanistan, and revenge is regarded as a necessary redress of the many...

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Education is the stepping stone to achieving success in life and enables individuals to utilize their skills and talents productively.  To ensure that this...

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Deeba, 34, belongs to the province of Nangarhar, Afghanistan, where she teaches chemistry in Abubakr-e-Siddique Girls High School of Behsood district. With five daily...

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Madina, 17, belongs to Nangarhar province, Afghanistan. A student of grade 11, she studies in Sayedan-e-Arabi Girls High school located in Surkhroad District. The...

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  Community World Service Asia has been working to promote education for girls in the rural Nangarhar Province of Afghanistan since June 2013.  In Nangarhar,...

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Heavy rains have once again triggered flash floods in Nangarhar province of Afghanistan. The first spell of the rains poured on August 17, 2015...

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In the past few years the number of internally displaced people has reached about 683,000 persons due to fighting between the Afghan government and...