Strawberry Farming for 500 Afghan Women

by Global Partnership for Afghanistan

Strawberry Farming for 500 Afghan Women

Strawberry Farming for 500 Afghan Women
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Woman tending strawberry garden

Woman tending strawberry garden
These young plants are growing well and are healthy, but women growing them need additional help to improve production, which will allow them to earn more income. (view small | med | large | orig)

Strawberry garden

Strawberry garden
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Strawberry plant

Strawberry plant
A woman who started her strawberry garden with GPFA assistance in 2011 shows fruit growth. Afghan strawberries are tiny but intensely sweet and delicate. Women require training on proper handling. (view small | med | large | orig)

Strawberry plants

Strawberry plants
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GPFA staff members inspecting a strawberry garden

GPFA staff members inspecting a strawberry garden
GPFA staff members inspect a 1-year-old strawberry garden for potential expansion or improvement. (view small | med | large | orig)

Strawberry Farming for 500 Afghan Women

Strawberry Farming for 500 Afghan Women
Photo from Progress Report 'October Update from the Field' (view small | med | large | orig)

Strawberry Farming for 500 Afghan Women

Strawberry Farming for 500 Afghan Women
Photo from Progress Report 'October Update from the Field' (view small | med | large | orig)

Strawberry Farming for 500 Afghan Women

Strawberry Farming for 500 Afghan Women
Photo from Progress Report 'October Update from the Field' (view small | med | large | orig)

Strawberry Farming for 500 Afghan Women

Strawberry Farming for 500 Afghan Women
Photo from Progress Report 'October Update from the Field' (view small | med | large | orig)

Organization Information

Global Partnership for Afghanistan

Location: New York - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.gpfa.org
Global Partnership for Afghanistan
Project Leader:
Kate McLetchie
New York, NY United States

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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