Archives for posts with tag: AfghanSchools

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: AFGHAN SCHOOLS UNDER ATTACK, By Ambassador Mo
Attacks upon schools by Taliban linked insurgents have spiked over the last few weeks. Insurgents targeted education officials traveling in Paktika province killing 5 & wounding 7. In Khogyani district of Nangahar province on 8 May, anti-government elements set fire to a girls’ secondary school in Wazir village, destroying two school buildings & equipment.
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Watch Film Report: Classroom Renovation at Baghnazargah School, Herat – The Afghan Development Project
Film Annex is currently building a new classroom at the school, where brand new computers will be placed & free internet connection will be provided. The construction is part of the Afghan Development Project sponsored by Film Annex & Citadel Software Company. Stayed tuned for the upcoming videos, where we will show the computer installation process & interviews with the Afghanistan team. –Watch–
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