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Overcoming Tragedy: Story of Mir Afroz
The mud-house which Mir Afroz lives in with her three children tells the story of a family whose life is steeped in tragedy and poverty. Warmed only by a dusty old carpet and a charcoal-cloaked clay pot oven, the single-room house in Samadi village in Faizabad of Badakhshan province, has been home to the 40-year old widow and her family since the tragic death of her husband eight years ago. ...
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Agriculture loan helps change norms and mindsets: Story of Elaha
At only 40 years old, Elaha bears an older woman’s wrinkled face, which betrays the hardships she had endured for many years. But life for this mother of nine children, who had suffered from domestic violence, is finally turning around; thanks to the income she has been bringing to the family as a microfinance client.  “My life was very bad and full of violence,” said Elaha,...
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Role of Booklets and brochures in Livestock extension
  Inhabitants of the Folladi Village are telling the story that how they get awareness through the Booklets and brochures provided by the RMLSP team. ...
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A successes story about women extension group.
A women extension group supported by RMLSP-MAIL caught the attention of the senior MAIL and RMLSP officials during a monitoring visit at Gawsawaran village of Baghlan Province.  The extension group is made of fifty women, mostly illiterate. The project in addition to providing them veterinary services and veterinary kits, also teach them as how to save money they get from the dairy...
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Woman champion who really makes a difference in changing the lives of rural women
Improving the nutritional status of poor rural households particularly women and children through providing them   with the skills, knowledge and initial inputs they require in order to engage in profitable dairy goat production is the core objective of the dairy goat project which is implemented in selected districts of Nangarhar and Baghlan provinces.  One of the components of...
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