Private poultry farms in central Afghanistan’s Bamyan province are thriving and meeting much of the local demand for chicken. Success has led the farmers to explore shipping poultry beyond the province, located west of Kabul. VOA’s Zafar Bamyani recently visited one of the farms and filed this report narrated by Bezhan Hamdard.
Environment and wildlife advocates in Afghanistan's central province of Bamyan are concerned about an increase in the hunting of exotic birds, in particular hawks. Bird traffickers sell them for little profit to traffickers in neighboring countries. VOA's Zafar Bamyani talked to hunters and local officials and filed this report narrated by Bezhan Hamdard.
Dozens of women in Bamyan province of Afghanistan recently received their drivers’ licenses after taking driving tests monitored by local traffic police. VOA’s Zafar Bamyani has this report narrated by Bezhan Hamdard.
An Afghani female entrepreneur has built a small manufacturing company in the Central Bamyan province to produce shoes and bags for women, primarily by women. It's a modest business, but it's changing lives. Zafar Bamyani has more from Bamyan in this report narrated by Kevin Enochs.