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Watch Film Report: “EDUCATION FIRST” – INTERNATIONAL LITERACY DAY
UN Secretary General launched new initiative “Education First” which coincides also with International Literacy Day. This year’s International Literacy Day, observed annually on 8 September, has a special focus on fundamental relationship between literacy & peace.
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Blog Report: UN WOMEN’S AFFAIR HEAD MURDERED IN AFGHANISTAN, By Ambassador Mo
Hanifa Safi, Head of the Department of the United NationsWomen’s Affairs in Afghanistan’s Laghman Province. Ms Hanifa was killed by a car bomb this Friday July 13, 2012. The remote controlled IED detonated inside Ms. Hanifa’s vehicle, killing her and injuring her husband, daughter and six other civilians.  –More–
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WATCH Interview: UN TV AFGHANISTAN ECONOMY & EDUCATION (28min.)
Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey interviews Afghan Citadel Software Co. CEO, Roya Mahboob & Film Annex Founder/President, Francesco Rulli at United Nations TV station in NYC. They talk about Film ImageAnnex’s new initiative, The Afghan Development Project, the future of Afghanistan & other developing countries, online advertising & its role in a potential cultural revolution, how raising new generation of Afghans with the Internet will help country’s economy.

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Blog Report: THIRSTY FOR NEW AFGHANISTAN  GEO-POLITICAL PERSPECTIVE, By Ambassador Mo
Afghanistan & Iran share more than just a long border. The populations on 2 sides of border, particularly Herat, Afghanistan are linked by history, language, culture & Shia Islamic religion. Many Afghanis from the western part of the country spent years as refugees in large Iran centers as consequence of Soviet occupation & Taliban Rule.  Many were educated in Iran, particularly young women. –More–
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Watch Film Report: FILM ANNEX CLASSROOM AT BAGHNAZARGAH SCHOOL, HERAT, AFGHANISTAN
On April 25th, 2012, Film Annex & Citadel Software Company built the first internet classroom at Baghnazargah School in Herat, Afghanistan. The students we excited to have access to the Internet through brand new computers & get connected to the world. The classroom’s official opening was celebrated by government officials and the school’s administration.
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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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Blog Report: WILL WOMEN LOSE IN AFGHANISTAN AGAIN? By Ambassador Mo
Women’s/Girl’s rights groups & Afghan civil society have stressed gains made in past decade for millions of Afghan women in securing equal constitutional rights, political participation, & access to health & education must not be compromised in any transition agreements between NATO, intl partners & Afghan Govt. Women/Girls are facing 2 threats in Afghanistan: early marriage & direct assault.  –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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