Stories from Afghanistan | Published by Ascend
In a country consistently ranked the most dangerous country for women in the world, where 88% of women are illiterate and 87% face domestic violence or abuse, Ascend is breaking down barriers every day.
The two-year mountaineering based training programme empower young Afghan women to fight back and rise above the challenges they face in everyday life.
The Ascend girls are showing the world that #GirlsAreAlsoStrong
Filmed and produced by Daniel Wheeler.