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People in Need

This Czech NGO partnered with German Agro Action to finance the development of five centres for girls and women hit by the Bam earthquake in Iran, with psychosocial support, workshops, computer courses and other resoruces for young girls and women aged 12-18. The NGO also works with and for women in Afghanistan. 
http://www.clovekvtisni.cz/indexen.php

Key words: NGO, Cqech Republic, Iran, earthquake, recovery, community, capacity building