March 27 2002

Changing daily life for Afghan refugee children

27/03/2002 - As already reported in 'News from the World', a number of relief programmes and facilities for Afghan refugee children in Pakistan were officially opened on 19 - 21 March. The openings were attended by government officials, regional representatives and the guest of honour, Princess Salimah Aga Khan, the official SOS-Kinderdorf International Ambassador for Children since 2000.

Princess Salimah Aga Khan with a child from the Camp Badaber - Photo: SOS Archives

In the medical centre in Peschawar - Photo: SOS Archives

Girls attending school for the first time in their life - school in Shamshatu - Photo: SOS Archives

Refugee families in  Badaber - Photo: SOS Archives