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The Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction conference centre in Geneva is bustling with over 3000 people representing governments, the UN, NGOs, academia and the private sector. They have...
“Three years ago, only half of our children were going to school. Today, I can say that there is not a child who is over six years and not going to school, thanks to the support provided by...
“Five years ago, only half of our children were going to school. Today, I can say that there not a child who is over six years who is not going to school. We are so proud and happy. This cannot have...
Guardians of sponsored children, Actionaid Balkh Program, Afghanistan
Silhouettes in black darted behind covers as I entered the massive iron gate of the Aimaq Girls High school in Kwaja-do-ko district of Jawzjan last week. The sudden sight of four men entering their...
“Oh, I’m not scared” instantly quipped Salima on asking whether fears of past rigid regime still haunts her. “I will not allow them to come back and trouble us again”, she continued, “I have sensed...
Salima Sayed Zada, in the literacy class she runs for other women in her village