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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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Mazar Ophthalmic Center


The Mazar Ophthalmic Centre (MOC) was founded by NOOR in 1994 as a response to the lack of eye care services in Balkh and surrounding provinces in northern Afghanistan.  The hospital is currently situated in the centre of Mazar-i-Sharif. 

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