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Transforming Lives

Kamila Sidiqi started her career as a seamstress
23 AUGUST 2013 | KABUL, AFGHANISTAN
 
All too often, Kamila Sidiqi is the only woman at business meetings and she is very aware that her presence makes some of the men uncomfortable. To Kamila, this is proof that her current venture is crucial.
 
Prospective employers discuss their requirements with job seekers over cups of tea
22 AUGUST 2013 | KANDAHAR, AFGHANISTAN
 
A livestock extension class in progress in Balkh province
21 AUGUST 2013 | BALKH, AFGHANISTAN
 
Learning land preparation
20 AUGUST 2013 | KAPISA, AFGHANISTAN
 
Koko Shirin checks on the cabbages growing in her greenhouse
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.
 

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Last updated: June 02, 2014

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