Help Afghan Boys Trade Guns for Books

by Afghan Institute of Learning
Aug 7, 2008

Snapshot (2008) of the Boys Education Project

Between January and July 2008, Creating Hope International’s partner, the Afghan Institute of Learning (AIL), has held classes for 3,296 Afghan boys in educational learning centers and schools in Herat, Kabul and Parwan, Afghanistan and Peshawar, Pakistan.

A male student from AIL’s Mir Bacha Kot Center said, “I am a student of an AIL English course. Because of the fighting in the country, we left our country and I didn’t have the opportunity to continue my education. Since the AIL center was established in our village I got admission and have learned how to read and write. I am so happy now and appreciate that AIL reaches out to the rural areas and provides educational opportunity for all levels.”

  • megan.liddle
    megan.liddle Hi Alison, Thanks for sharing an update on this project! It's great to hear that things are going well. Good Luck!
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Afghan Institute of Learning

Location: Dearborn, Michigan - USA
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Sakena Yacoobi
Dearborn, Michigan United States

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