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Weaving for bread: a widow's story


I am a widow from Qizil Qishlaq a village in Faryab province located in the north-west of Afghanistan.  Several years ago, my husband was killed in a traffic accident, leaving me with our three children to provide for; a son who is twelve and two daughters ages seven and eight.  

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Community Mental Health Project-Herat


The Community Mental Health Project (CMHP) started as a new project in the western region of Afghanistan in January 2012.  The goal of CMHP is that all households in the west of Afghanistan are aware of mental health issues and know how to act when a community member has a mental health problem or disorder.  

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