Posts Tagged 'Afghanistan'

David Loyn BBC Afghanistan

David Loyn of the BBC supports AAF school in Helmand

Posted on April 26th, 2016 · Posted in News

“I have twice visited the AAF’s school in Helmand and been impressed with the progress made between my two visits. I have seen a lot of Afghan schools, and this one has far more of a sense of organisation and purpose than many. Simple, but really vital things, such as the provision of good toilets, has all been managed with real professionalism. Clever methods ensure that it is possible for girls… Read more

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Helmand school flourishing

Posted on July 30th, 2015 · Posted in News

The school we have built in Nad-e-Ali Helmand is flourishing. 1700 students are attending in grades 1 through 12 including 550 girls in grades 1 through 6. The school comprises: 24 classrooms 2 teachers offices 2 storage rooms 1 canteen 32 latrines 2 computer labs 2 wells 1 library A school committee of 6 elders is responsible for overseeing the administration.  The school has been officially approved by Helmand province education… Read more

Afghanistan Revealed

Afghanistan – Unfinished Business?

Posted on October 21st, 2014 · Posted in Events

Tuesday 18th November 6.00 – 8.30pm at The Royal College of Defence Studies (by kind permission of the Commandant) A discussion with Ahmed Rashid Sir William Patey General the Lord Richards HE Ambassador Mohammad Daud Yaar John Dowdy Chaired by Robert Fox Meet Dr. Mohammad Khan Kharoti on his return from Shin Kalay school, Helmand The new hardback edition of Afghanistan Revealed will be on sale Talk & glass of wine… Read more