September 2013—Nazira* cultivates a kitchen garden, selling the vegetables and earning more than she ever made as a seamstress.
“I lost my father when I was a child. It’s up to me to support my family and now I can,” she says.
7 SEPTEMBER 2013 | ZABUL, AFGHANISTAN
Business is thriving at Qalat’s only slaughterhouse and it is seen as a remarkable example of the southern Afghan city’s first public private partnership.
20 AUGUST 2013 | KAPISA, AFGHANISTAN
19 AUGUST 2013 | TAKHAR, AFGHANISTAN
Koko Shirin is looking to literally grow her business. She cultivates off-season vegetables in the greenhouse in her backyard. Each harvest brings in good money, a key consideration for a woman who is her family’s sole provider.
Last updated: December 06, 2013