MAZAR-E-SHARIF, AFGHANISTAN- More than 10,000 cash-strapped Afghans in the northern province of Balkh will take spades in hand to help dig their way out of the mounting problem of food insecurity and improve the livelihoods of villagers under a USAID-supported cash-for-work project.
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- Domotex 2009, in Hannover, Germany, provided 26 Afghan carpet producers the opportunity to showcase their handmade carpet art in the world’s biggest carpet trade fair.
KANDAHAR, AFGHANISTAN- The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) honored 60 interns, including three women, at a ceremony on January 18 that recognized their successful completion of a six-month internship program in Kandahar province.
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KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) honored 120 interns in a graduation ceremony held at Kabul University on December 24.
The internship program provides a training and work opportunity to students studying economics, science, and agriculture at national universities in Afghanistan. The interns are selected for a three month training program in management, modern accounting, and marketing, followed by a three month practical work period in the Afghan private sector.
Last updated: July 29, 2015