Zohra, an Afghan all-girl orchestra is Making Music (& news), against all odds.
What does one (30, in this case) do when one receives an invitation to perform at the World Economic Forum, in front of some top world leaders, corporate titans and the world media? Practice.
And what if one also receives advise for not practicing music and abuses even death threats for learning, continuing or performing music? Practice harder.
Young Afghan girls between 13-20 years, performed a concert at the closing of the World Economic Forum, Davos on 20 January 2017. Their story is one of courage, determination and inspiration. Share it with your tweens and teens.
We live in a busy, happening world in which News 24X7 is a norm, whether they matter to us or not. In this section, we reflect on 3 news pieces on money, mind and media, from last quarter that are of relevance to parents .
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