English | دری

Tag "Afghan women jobs"

Back to homepage

50 female university graduates complete internship programs in Kunduz

The Afghan-German Cooperation program for the promotion of good governance in Afghanistan (RCD) has recently supported a variety of projects in the provinces Balkh and Kunduz that benefit many residents. One of the projects includes supporting participation of  50 female

Read More

Women in Civil Service: 40 Afghan women conclude internship program

Forty Afghan women finished a six-month internship program at 15 line departments in Taloqan, Takhar province. The program was aimed at preparing the participants for their professional career and increasing the number of female civil service employees. Financed by the

Read More

First Bakery Training Centre in Balkh Province – Lead by Women

Balkh’s first Bakery Training Center led by women was inaugurated on Sunday. The centre operates as a bakery as well as a training facility for apprentices. The Afghan-German Cooperation initiated and financed the project while the Balkh Directorate of Women

Read More

100 Women in Badakhshan complete training courses

During the last 6 months, 100 women in Badakhshan received trainings in tailoring, English and Information Technology (IT) at Faizabad’s Women Training Center. The provincial authorities of Badakhshan, the Deputy Minister of Women Affairs, media and a representative from the

Read More

Handicrafts by disabled Afghan women displayed in Kabul

Handicrafts made by handicapped Afghan women have been put on display in Kabul on Saturday. Organized by the Bright Future for Afghan Women in cooperation with the New Beginning Association, the exhibition is aimed at finding market for the women’s

Read More

Afghan women’s participation instrumental for economic development

The role of Afghan women in the development of Afghanistan’s economy was highlighted at the Afghanistan Women Entrepreneurs’ National Conference in Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul. Over 300 Afghan women entrepreneurs had gathered to reflect on their achievements and draw attention

Read More

Afghan women's participation instrumental for economic development

The role of Afghan women in the development of Afghanistan’s economy was highlighted at the Afghanistan Women Entrepreneurs’ National Conference in Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul. Over 300 Afghan women entrepreneurs had gathered to reflect on their achievements and draw attention

Read More

Afghan women’s handicrafts are put on display in Baghlan province

Handicrafts of Afghan businesswomen have been put on display in one of the hotels in Pul-e-Khumri, capital city of Baghlan province. The exhibition is held by the Empowerment Center for Women (ECW). “The purpose of this exhibition is to promote

Read More

Carpet weaving courses to be offered to deprived Afghan women in Sar-e-Pul

A charity organization, affiliated with the United Nations, will establish workshops offering carpet weaving classes to deprived and destitute women of northern Sar-e-Pul province. Director Women Affairs in Sar-e-Pul, Nasima Aarzo, said 45 women from 15 villages of the province

Read More

Carpets as future livlihood for Afghan women

In the courtyard of a house in Arbad Jalil located in the Takhar province, two big metal frames stand firm. On the second floor, there is yet another frame. By one of those frames, five women work in unison, and

Read More

140 Afghan girls seek training in management, marketing and business

 Afghan Labor,  Social Affairs, Martyrs & Disabled Deputy Minister Suraya Paikan said the government would work to provide work opportunities to the graduates in order to enable them strengthen their financial situation. Addressing the graduation ceremony of 140 Afghan female

Read More

Marketplace for Afghan women to be built in Kabul city

The Kabul Municipality has undertaken the plan for constructing a marketplace for Afghan women in Kabul city. The purpose of the marketplace is to enable Afghan women to promote and expand their businesses and become financially self-sufficient. Funded by Kabul

Read More

Afghan women handicrafts displayed in Kandahar

The department of women’s affairs and information and culture has sponsored a 3-day exhibition of handicrafts made by women in southern Kandahar city. The exhibition is aimed at finding markets for women’s handicrafts. “Hundreds of different kinds of handicrafts are

Read More

Afghan women’s handicraft business goes bankrupt in Badakhshan

Dozens of Afghan women’s handicraft businesses have gone bankrupt in Badakhshan due to lack of a market for their products. Badakhshan’s women activists have warned that many businesswomen will lose their jobs if the government does not address the issue

Read More

Afghan female filmmaker shortlisted for ‘world’s best job’

(Times of India)- Moska Najib does not fit in with any stereotype of an Afghan woman. The 29-year-old documentary filmmaker is among the top 25 shortlisted for one of the six ‘best jobs in the world’ — lifestyle photographer in

Read More

Exhibition of Afghan women’s handicrafts in an ISAF camp

Hundreds of handicrafts made by Afghan women were sold at an exhibition held in a military camp of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF). “We came to the exhibition with 4-5 bags filled with our products, and we are leaving

Read More

Women’s handicrafts are exhibited in Kunar province

Kunar’s governor opened a three-day exhibition of handicrafts made by Afghan women in Kunar, Nangarhar, Kabul and Parwan provinces. The exhibition in Kunar’s capial Asadabad is aimed at finding market for the handicrafts and boosting their sales. Governor Syed Fazlullah

Read More

Exhibition of Afghan women handicrafts in Sar-e-Pul Province

Officials of the Afghan Women Affairs Department in Sar-e-Pul province said the handicrafts by women in Sar-e-Pul province have increased by 50%with support from local and foreign agencies. Women’s handicrafts were placed for exhibition on the 8th of March. “The

Read More

Training for Afghan women on how to tap funding sources

The Afghan Women’s Business Federation (AWBF) has launched a training program titled “Improving Businesswomen’s Access to Source of Funds” aimed at enhancing women’s access to donor funds. The program will initially train 60 businesswomen in Kabul over 20-day phases. Plans

Read More

Afghan women interested in cultivation of saffron in Jawzjan province

Lately, dozens of residents in the district of Aaqcha and city of Sheberghan, who have been provided with the opportunity of learning about the cultivation of saffron, have begun practical work on the cultivation and fostering of saffron. Officials say

Read More