Zarin is director of the “Al-Fatah School” in Kabul and has been working 29 years in education. The school was built
by the Russian occupiers in 1986 and has long beenreserved for the children of Kabul’s elite. Today, the Al-Fatah school
with about 8,000 pupils, aged between 6 and 18 years, one of the largest girls’ schools in Kabul. Zarins main concernis
following way: “The progress in Afghanistan depends on the education of women. That’s why I encourage my students
to educate themselves and get married immediately”.