The Story of Shamayel
With four school-aged children, the eldest being 15 years old and the youngest at three years, Shamayel is determined to use her sewing and embroidery skills to support her husband in giving their children a good education and a bright future.
Shamayel, who lives with her family in Takhar province, says her husband alone could not fulfill the needs of their children and daily household expenses if she did not work to supplement his income. Her husband, a taxi driver, earns AFN 500 to 1000 on average per day. Download Full Story