Posts Tagged 'Afghanistan Revealed'

Afghanistan Revealed hardback edition with foreword from HRH Prince of Wales

HRH The Prince of Wales provides foreword for new hardback edition of Afghanistan Revealed

Posted on December 2nd, 2013 · Posted in News

Afghanistan conjures up many images in our minds; images of war amidst a landscape of dust, desert and mountains. But what do we really know about this enigmatic country and its people? A people who are proud, hospitable yet fiercely protective of their heritage; a people who have recently endured over thirty years of conflict. Afghanistan Revealed examines Afghanistan through the eyes of distinguished writers and specialists in their field who challenge our commonly held perceptions. Only through… Read more

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Personal thank you from President Hamid Karzai

Posted on June 28th, 2013 · Posted in News

President Hamid Karzai sent a personal letter of thanks to Afghan Appeal Fund founder Caroline Richards for her gift of the book Afghanistan Revealed – a collection of essays she brought together from well renowned authors about different aspects of life in Afghanistan. He also thanked the charity for the work they are doing for children in Afghanistan.

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David Cameron is presented with new book ‘Afghanistan Revealed’

Posted on March 20th, 2013 · Posted in News

Prime Minister David Cameron was delighted to be presented with his own copy of new book ‘Afghanistan Revealed’ on Monday by Afghan Appeal Fund Founder Caroline Richards. Afghanistan Revealed was the brainchild of Lady Richards and through it she hopes to dispel some of the myths and misunderstandings about the country as it prepares for the departure of international troops next year. The book, ‘a rich collection of essays by… Read more

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President Hamid Karzai is presented with first copy of Afghanistan Revealed

Posted on February 6th, 2013 · Posted in News

Afghanistan’s President Hamid Karzai was presented with the very first copy of new book Afghanistan Revealed by Chief of the Defence Staff General Sir David Richards during his visit to London at the weekend for the trilateral meeting with President Zadari of Pakistan. Afghanistan Revealed brings together world-renowned authors who have contributed chapters covering many aspects of life in Afghanistan including history, culture, war, women, Islam and cuisine. The Rt… Read more

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Afghanistan Revealed launch at RUSI a huge success

Posted on January 14th, 2013 · Posted in News

The Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies (RUSI), London was the setting for the launch party of Afghanistan Revealed  – the eBook collated by our founder and CEO Caroline Richards. The stunning library location was fitting for the Afghan Appeal Fund’s latest venture and a poignant reminder that Afghanistan has one of the highest illiteracy rates in the world. Authors, photographers, press and well wishers had travelled from the four corners of… Read more

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New e-book ‘essential reading’ on Afghanistan

Posted on December 18th, 2012 · Posted in News

Afghanistan Revealed offers the reader an incisive view into a country that has held the world’s attention for more than a decade. Hardly a day goes by without Afghanistan making news in the media – but behind the headlines, what do we really know about this complex and enigmatic country, its people, its culture and most importantly, its future? This ebook takes us beyond the media focus on politics and… Read more