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Learning for life, school in Afghanistan

Date Donations
2002 $ 220.000

In much of South Asia, even basic education is a luxury experienced by few. In these areas, the chaos of poverty is the norm. Learning for Life works with local partners in remote areas in South Asia to deliver quality education, making a lifelong difference. 

The Afghan Women’s Educational Centre (AWEC) was set up by the organisation Learning for Life to offer Afghan refugees in Pakistan education.

A special challenge of the program has been to offer the girls an opportunity to fill in the educational gap from the years under the Taliban, when they were denied the chance to get education. Read more at: www.awec.info.

Contact:

St. George Center
Aubery Walk
London W8 7 JG
Phone : (+44) 20 77 22 14 285
Fax : (+44) 20 77 22 14 514