October 11, 2010
BADAKHSHAN PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN- Local Afghan women lined up to receive their certificates in a graduation ceremony for the completion of a Midwifery Education Program in Feyzabad, Badakhshan, today. The Badakhshan Community Midwifery Education (CME) program has been in existence since 2005, with support from USAID and implemented by the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) in Badakhshan.
October 6, 2010
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- U.S. Ambassador Karl Eikenberry, Minister Asif Rahimi and Deputy Minister Mr. Saleem Kunduzi of the Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL) celebrated the opening of the International Agricultural Fair at Badam Bagh Farm in Kabul today. Over the next two days, the fair will draw thousands of visitors from Afghanistan and around the world.
October 5, 2010
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- Local Afghan farmers lined up in the early morning hours to partake in the 2010 national wheat seed distribution, provided by the USAID-funded Afghanistan Vouchers for Increased Production in Agriculture (AVIPA) program.
September 28, 2010
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- President Hamid Karzai and U.S. Ambassador Karl W. Eikenberry joined a host of international officials today to celebrate progress made toward literacy in Afghanistan.
The Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan joined with representatives of the United Nations, United States, and Germany at Amani High School in Kabul to celebrate Literacy Day and highlight progress made toward increasing literacy rates in Afghanistan.
September 22, 2010
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- Responding to a demand for qualified Afghan engineers, Kabul University announced the graduation and completion of an intensive five-month engineering internship of Afghan in a cooperative program with several universities.
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