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