6 AUGUST 2013 | LAGHMAN, AFGHANISTAN
Abdul Raqib’s veterinary service covers 320 villages strung across five districts in Afghanistan’s eastern province of Laghman. For Dr Raqib, it is a dream come true. The veterinarian had long wanted to expand veterinary services in the province.
5 AUGUST 2013 | KABUL, AFGHANISTAN
4 AUGUST 2013 | BADGHIS, AFGHANISTAN
3 AUGUST 2013 | BALKH, AFGHANISTAN
When municipal officials from across northern Afghanistan gathered in Mazar-e-Sharif to discuss their work, it was more than just another talking shop.
2 AUGUST 2013 | BAGHLAN, AFGHANISTAN
Sayed Sakandar’s 70 apricot trees offer more than the promise of an abundant harvest. They symbolize the slow but steady success of attempts to persuade Afghan farmers that there are viable alternatives to opium poppies.
Last updated: November 05, 2014