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. 

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