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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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The NOOR Program has been the lead organization in training eye care professionals in Afghanistan for over four decades and we continue to work to provide training at all levels, with a clear focus on ensuring that there is sustainable eye care for the entire country.

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