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WOMEN EMPOWERMENT IN AFGHANISTAN ECONOMY, HUMAN RIGHTS, GOVERNMENT, & LEADERSHIP

Every country, starting from Afghanistan, has 4 major sectors in which both men and women must co-exist & share responsibilities. The most developed societies & peaceful countries benefit from a balanced relationship and collaboration amongst men & women. These four sectors are: Economy, Human Rights, Government, Leadership.

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Blog Report: AFGHANISTAN PARALYMPICS REFLECTS PAST – DEFINES FUTURE? By, Ambassador Mo
Fahim Rahimi is the only Afghanistan representative to Paralympics 2012 that kicked off today in London. He represents more than two generations & thousands who have been permanently affected/disabled by serial conflicts. Bosnia & Herzegovina after 1992 war started to field its first teams in 1996. From landmines to snipers, a potential Paralympic champion is made with every explosion or bullet. –MORE–
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Watch Film Report: BUILDING SCHOOLS IN AFGHANISTAN
Empowering 160,000 Afghan children with 400 computers in 40 schools – Partnership between Film Annex and Citadel’s Roya Mahboob. Their mission is to show people the new face of Afghanistan with current event videos, interviews, and news clips as well as archival material directly from the Afghan Young Development.
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Blog Report: AFGHANISTAN – ANOTHER LOST GENERATION OR REBORN IN AFGHANI EMPOWERMENT IN EDUCATION & DEVELOPMENT, By Ambassador Mo
The headlines are not particularly encouraging. The Taliban appear to have adopted a new tactic that is intended to discourage  transformation of the country. They are recruiting assassins to join Afghan security/defense forces & then turn on their American and other “allied” trainers. It has come to be labeled “Green on Blue” attacks. –MORE–
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WATCH Film Report: AFGHAN SCHOOL GIRLS AS TARGETS & HOPE
Afghanistan civilians are still greatest victims of ongoing conflict & Afghan school girls are increasingly becoming the targets of the Taliban in particular. The United Nations representatives in Afghanistan (UNAMA) provide latest annual report for civilian casualties.
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Blog Report: ERADICATING POLIO/MEASLES WITH AFGHANISTAN SCHOOLS AS PARTNERS, By Ambassador Mo
Despite threats from Taliban, insecurity & a challenging geography, a UN/Afghanistan government program to eradicate measles & polio has vaccinated over 8 million children in the country within just the last month – there is a need for more funding/support to complete the effort over next 2 months. Vaccination is an urgent effort to stop spread of polio – 13 cases already reported this year in Afghanistan & 25 across border in Pakistan. –More–
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Blog Report: EMPOWER AFGHAN WOMEN TO SHOOT BACK WITH KNOWLEDGE & POLITICAL AUTHORITY, By Ambassador Mo

No real peace is possible in Afghanistan unless abuses against & rights of women/girls are addressed. However, negotiations cannot be about women/girls only, they must include women at the peace process. If the Taliban do not want to sit down with women negotiators, then it is a clear indication that there will be no peace regardless, at least for the women. –More–

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Blog Report: AFGHANISTAN: CONQUERED OR PARTNER? By Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey
Many have sought to conquer Afghanistan but have failed. Before the Soviets & most recently US/NATO, it has been the British Empire. Before the US ever got into the invasion business in Afghanistan I was convinced that objectives of stabilizing the country & de-legitimizing the Taliban would be more effectively realized through education, development & a more open country/society. –More–
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Blog Report: UN CONDEMNS NATO & TALIBAN ATTACKS THAT KILL CIVILIANS, By Ambassador Mo
At least 4 separate attacks killed 40 civilians, including 10 children, & injured at least 67 others, & UN called for those responsible to be held accountable. UN News Centre cited media reports that identified two Taliban suicide bombings and a NATO airstrike that Afghan officials say killed 18 civilians. –More–
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Blog Report: PAYING FAMILIES TO EDUCATE CHILDREN IN AFGHANISTAN, By Ambassador Mo
Child labor is the adversary of educating children particularly where families may be dependent on even meager earnings of youngest members to eat & survive. To advance society as well further learning & open-minds, education is an imperative. A novel but simple concept has evolved over last few months/years in Afghanistan: why not pay families for success of their children in school? –More–
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