Third place at the Nikon Photo Contest 2015

3 August 2015

The video of the project “The Women of the Silk Road”, realized in Afghanistan last september thanks to Annamaria Bruni, won the 3rd place at the Nikon Photo Contest 2014-2015, category F, open theme. A great reward for all of us and for the cultural

How afghan silk scarves are produced

24 October 2014

“The Women of the Silk Road” is the new line of afghan silk scarves, born from a project by Vento di Terra with the local NGO Raada (Rehabilitation Association for Afghanistan and Agriculture Development), involving more than 1,000 silk manufacturers in the

The eggs arrived also in Herat

18 April 2014

Massimo Annibale Rossi, President of Vento di Terra, attended the delivery of the silkworm eggs to a thousand women of the Zinda Jan district, selected for the project “The Women of the Silk Road.” The first step in the development

Afghanistan and the Herat Province

15 January 2014

CONTEXT The country in fact has never stopped the war and is still occupied by the NATO armies. The central government is weak and unpopular, considered by many as a US puppet. Very active in the country are the new islamic mujiaddin,

Vento di Terra for the afghan women rights

12 July 2013

Vento di Terra NGO meets in Kabul  Hawca, Afghan Association committed to the defense of women. In Afghanistan in 2012 there were 120 cases of self-immolation by women who reached the endurance limit. Vento di Terra joins the “Dark Flowers” campaign to