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One Year On From Taliban and Still Reeling by Maryam Zar, J.D.

In the year since the Taliban took over Afghanistan, the country has been reeling from poverty, natural disaster, and isolation from the international community. In June, an earthquake killed over 1000 people at a time when the nation found itself largely cut off ... Read More

Joint Mixer with the Orange County Iranian American Chamber of Commerce (OCIACC)

Joint Mixer with the Orange County Iranian American... On July 20, 2022, 'A More Balanced World' joined the Iranian American Chamber of Commerce of Orange County, California to host a business networking event.... Read More

Collaborating to Increase Our Impact

Start of Summer brings the season of academic milestones and a chance for reflecting on accomplishments of the year to date. As multiple of our sponsored students achieve their dream of obtaining a college degree this season... Read More

‘A More Balanced World’ and ‘Herat Online School’ Enter A Strategic Partnership

As an important step towards our vision of a more balanced world, we are honored to enter into a partnership with “Herat Online School”... Read More

Educating Afghan Girls Post Taliban

When the Taliban took power in Afghanistan, they instructed girls and young women to stay home from school. With no resolution in sight, one Afghan woman decided to act. Angela Ghayour started an online school that... Read More

Growth, Gratitude, and a Brighter Future

We concluded 2021 proud of the increasing positive impact and opportunity we brought to disadvantaged students, grateful for the unrelenting support of our donors, partners, and volunteers, and hopeful for a brighter future as we enter the new year. Of course, last year brought many challenges as COVID-19 continued to... Read More
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