27 05, 2016

Memorial Day: Being a Statesman and a Warrior

May 27th, 2016|0 Comments

“We realized there was no military solution for what we wanted to do,” explains Nathan. It was time to turn traditional methodology on its head."

23 05, 2016

Why I Have the Best Job in the World

May 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Meeting the students, teachers and community VIPs who attended these four events reminded me that I really do have the best job in the world.

16 05, 2016

Milestones: Education and Healthcare

May 16th, 2016|1 Comment

In places like rural Pakistan and Afghanistan the flu can render someone severely ill, possibly on the brink of death, due to a lack of easily accessible healthcare thus cutting short any and all plans for that person’s future.

10 05, 2016

Education and the Future of Sustainable Agriculture

May 10th, 2016|1 Comment

“When we went through this transition of traditional to commercial farming we wanted to make life better, but it didn’t work out that way,” says Asif.

5 05, 2016

Mother’s Day: Biggest Champions & Toughest Coaches

May 5th, 2016|0 Comments

On Mother’s Day we celebrate the important ways mothers keep the world turning. Mothers heal scraped knees and broken hearts. They are our biggest champions and toughest coaches. Mothers teach us to work hard and show us our dreams have no limits.

19 04, 2016

CAI-Trained Teacher Profiles

April 19th, 2016|3 Comments

A CAI supported teacher training was held January 1 to 17, 2016 for 74 teachers (14 male and 57 female) from seven different districts of Gilgit, Baltistan. Many traveled for days to attend, some with their young children in tow.

13 04, 2016

Leaders in push for Peace Through Education honored

April 13th, 2016|2 Comments

This summer, five schools that have consistently demonstrated a commitment to peace and education will be awarded the Peace Leader Award.

5 04, 2016

Milestones: Courage starts as a whisper but becomes a roar

April 5th, 2016|8 Comments

Every day Central Asia Institute and millions of people around the world fight for women – women’s education, women’s safety, and women’s empowerment. And every day women succeed.

23 03, 2016

Education: The Civil Rights Movement of Our Time

March 23rd, 2016|2 Comments

Ami has advocated for educational development and equality in the U.S. for the past 20 years. Central Asia Institute has done the same in war-torn and impoverished areas of the world.

8 03, 2016

International Women’s Day And The Next Generation Of Groundbreakers

March 8th, 2016|0 Comments

March is Women’s History Month. It’s a time to reflect on the women who fought to earn the right to vote, to achieve advanced degrees, and to pursue any vocation we choose.