‘You can’t eat hope,’ the woman said.
‘You can’t eat it, but it sustains you,’ the colonel replied. – Gabriel Garcia Márquez
WAKHAN CORRIDOR, Afghanistan – Central Asia Institute often talks about the “remote” places where we work.
We work in rural areas. We work in the mountains. We travel vertigo-inducing roads along mountain ridges and cliffs, through glacial streams, and over loose talus slopes to reach villages well off the beaten place, places where there is no electricity, cellphone service, potable water, paying jobs, or […]