Habibullah Karimi, Co-Founder of Barakat in Boston!-Newsletter 16

Barakat’s cofounders, Chris Walter and Habibullah Karimi, are back together after collaborating long distance for more than a year.  The passions that brought them together more than twenty years ago–carpet weaving and education–remain their focus during this visit.  As conditions in Habibullah’s home country of Afghanistan continue to be strained and Afghan refugees in Pakistan…

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BLISS Article: Newsletter 16

BLISS:  Business and Life Skills School In Attock, Pakistan, Barakat has been working with the Turkmen community for the last 15 years with its educational programs.  One of the essential features of Barakat’s programs in the host community is to create opportunities for girls education by addressing the community bias against female education.  When looking…

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