AADO 2022 AGM

AADO 2022 AGM

The Afghan Gallery restaurant once again hosted AADO’s Annual General Meeting on December 5th. The 2022 Annual Report and Financial Report were presented and approved and the Committee of Management re-elected. You can read the Annual Report and audited ...

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AADO 2022 Annual General Meeting

AADO 2022 Annual General Meeting

AADO’s 2022 Annual General Meeting will be held at the Afghan Gallery, 327 Brunswick St, Fitzroy, on 5th December at 5:30pm. All welcome to hear AADO’s Annual Report and and listen to guest speaker, Nilab Mohammadi (Melbourne Victory Afghan Women&#...

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Year 12 Courses for Girls

Year 12 Courses for Girls

In Kabul during June 2022, AADO Executive Director, Nouria Salehi liaised with a group of academics called the Afghanistan Education Support Coalition (AESC) on educating Year 12 girls.  Women can attend University in segregated conditions; but this depends ...

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Literacy and Livelihoods for Village Women

Literacy and Livelihoods for Village Women

AADO continued its 10 month training courses in literacy, numeracy and dressmaking for a further 102 rural women with courses in five provincial villages ending August 2022. The women received a sewing machine on graduation enabling them to earn a livelihood t...

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AADO continues Master Science Teacher Training (MSTT) for female teachers

AADO continues Master Science Teacher Training (MSTT) for female teachers

    AADO has upskilled near 6,000 science teachers across Afghanistan since 2007 through its Master Science Teacher Training (MSTT). As funding from Australia requires training to be inclusive of women, the Afghan Ministry for Education has supporte...

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My Mother and the Prince: Jana Shindler Fristacky in Kabul 1946-1952  by Jackie M Fristacky 

My Mother and the Prince: Jana Shindler Fristacky in Kabul 1946-1952  by Jackie M Fristacky 

This book by AADO’s President is a true account of her mother’s remarkable life escaping the aftermath of WWII in Europe. At this time, Afghanistan’s rulers, King Zahir Shah and his able ministers sought to develop and modernise their nation. This brough...

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