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Peace is not dead in Afghanistan

By Greg Mortenson, CAI co-founder

Afghanistan Last week, I learned via phone that Taliban senior commanders in Taqab and Tashkan districts in Afghanistan’s Badakhshan Province had ordered their fighters to quit fighting and join the peace process with the new coalition government.

This is just one small step, but as Mother Teresa said, “I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to make many ripples.

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VIDEO: School days in Afghanistan

School Days in Afghanistan

Ever wondered what a typical day at CAI-supported schools in Afghanistan looks like? Have a look!

From the morning walk to school, to lessons, recess, and morning and afternoon assemblies, these Afghan students work hard in pursuit of education.

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Education is hope

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Central Asia Institute empowers communities of Central Asia through literacy and education, especially for girls, promotes peace through education, and conveys the importance of these activities globally.