Afghan, French headquarters deployed side by side

ANA BG Emam Nazar, 3rd Infantry Brigade commander, 201st Corps, and French BG Jean-Francois Hogard, TF Lafayette commander, talk about the success of Bison Playoff II Nov. 21-24. (click for more)

ADT visits Paktya women’s center, university, farm

U.S. Army Spc. Mandy Kennedy from Ellsworth, Wis., 2-45th ADT education specialist, hands out items to Afghan girls during a stop at a farm in Gardez Dec. 4. (click for more)

PRT attends shura, helps Afghans in Tandan Village

U.S. Army Pfc. Cheryl Baldridge from Prague, Okla., 2-45 Oklahoma Agribusiness Development Team, examines an Afghan child's donkey at Tandan village Dec. 4. (click for more)

Iowa ADT assesses local farms

An Afghan girl looks up from cutting parsley from a small plot during a foot patrol near FOB Wright by the Iowa National Guard’s 734th ADT Nov. 30. (click for more)

Army medics help boy back on his feet

Pfc. Deana Hilburn talks with Abas at the Aid Station on FOB Fenty. Hilburn and the other medics assigned to the 426th BSB have been treating Abas for severe burns (click for more)

Turning pain into progress: Kunar women’s rights movement gains momentum, support

Some 80 Afghan women gather for the Women’s Justice Shura at the Kunar Ministry of Culture and Information Nov. 30. (click for more)

ADT, PRT, coalition partners meet with leaders in Jaghori District

U.S. Army Sgt. Katherine Williams, Ghazni Texas ADT-IV’s FET, shares a smile with girls living at a local orphanage in the Jaghori District Center while delivering winter supplies. (click for more)

Legal library opens in Salang District Center

U.S. Army Capt. Adam Bushey and U.S. Army Sgt. Erin Pickett, both with TF Wolverine, stock the selves of the newly dedicated law library in the Salang District Center here (click for more)

Kentucky ADT provides training in animal medicine to Afghan students

U.S. Army Lt. Col. Sherry Graham, a 62nd Medical Brigade veterinarian, assisted by Dr. Mohammad Nahim Sharif, a veterinary professor and students from Alberoni University, dissect a sheep Nov. 26. (click for more)

Kentucky ADT attends as 25 women graduate from poultry class

U.S. Army Maj. Bobbie Mayes, Women’s Empowerment coordinator with the Kentucky ADT, greets a teacher from the Agency for Building a New Afghanistan during a visit to the Kapisa Directors (click for more)

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KAPISA PROVINCE, Afghanistan – A local Afghan and one of the graduates prepare chickens to be taken back home from the Kapisa Directors of Women’s Affairs compound Nov. 30. After completing a five-day class on how to raise and sell chickens and eggs, 25 women were eager to get the chickens home to start caring for them in hopes of providing for their families. (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Kristina L. Gupton, Task Force Wolverine Public Affairs)

KAPISA PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Col. Hunter Mathews of Lexington, Ky., Kentucky Agribusiness Development Team commander, presents a framed certificate Nov. 30 to one of the graduates of the poultry class at the Kapisa Directors of Women’s Affairs compound. The women completed a five-day course on how to raise and sell chickens and received nine hens and a rooster, as well as feeding supplies. (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Kristina L. Gupton, Task Force Wolverine Public Affairs) KAPISA PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Col. Hunter Mathews, a Lexington, Ky., resident and commander of the Kentucky Agribusiness Development Team, speaks to the graduating class at the Kapisa Directors of Women’s Affairs compound Nov. 30. Mathews congratulated the 25 women on their hard work and dedication in completing the five-day course that is designed to help them provide for their families for years to come. The course taught the women how to raise and sell chickens. They were given nine hens and a rooster to help jump-start their entrepreneurship. (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Kristina L. Gupton, Task Force Wolverine Public Affairs) KAPISA PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Maj. Bobbie Mayes, Women’s Empowerment coordinator with the Kentucky Agribusiness Development Team and a resident of Lawrenceburg, Ky., greets one of the teachers from the Agency for Building a New Afghanistan during a visit to the Kapisa Directors of Women’s Affairs Nov. 30. Mayes and other members of Kentucky ADT visited the DOWA to attend the graduation of 25 women from a five-day poultry class on how to raise and sell chickens. (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Kristina L. Gupton, Task Force Wolverine Public Affairs) KAPISA PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Maj. Bobbie Mayes of Lawrenceburg, Ky., Women’s Empowerment coordinator with the Kentucky Agribusiness Development Team, signs certificates of completion Nov. 30 at the Kapisa Directors of Women’s Affairs compound. Mayes and other members of Kentucky ADT visited the DOWA to attend the graduation of 25 women from a five-day poultry class on how to raise and sell chickens. The women were given nine hens and a rooster to jump-start their entrepreneurship, with the goal of enabling them to provide for their families. (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Kristina L. Gupton, Task Force Wolverine Public Affairs)

 

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