Provincial Reconstruction Team-Farah Story Archive

Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah Completes Transfer of Authority Ceremony  (31 October 2012)
Navy leaders conducted a transfer of authority at Forward Operating Base (FOB) Farah in Farah province Afghanistan, Oct. 31.
PRT Farah Hosts United Through Reading Read-a-thon on FOB Farah   (18 January 2013)
More than 20 soldiers and sailors from Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) Farah participated in a read-a-thon through the United Through Reading program on FOB Farah here, Jan. 18.
Farah Directorate of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock Completes Greenhouse Build  (23 January 2013)
The head of the Farah Directorate of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock, Abdul Manan Matin, announced the completion of a demonstration greenhouse project at a ceremony at his facilities in Farah City here, Jan. 23.
US Ambassador Completes Visit to Farah Province  (7 February 2013)
U.S. Ambassador Hugo Llorens, assistant chief of mission in Kabul, Afghanistan, completed a visit to Farah province and met with local leaders and coalition forces here, Feb. 6.
PRT Farah Attends Graduation Ceremony for Journalism Training Course   (18 February 2013)
Leadership and guests of Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) Farah attended a graduation ceremony highlighting the completion of a two-week journalism skills workshop, the first training of its kind in Farah City, Feb. 17.
PRT Farah Sailor Earns Promotion through Combat Meritorious Advancement Program  (19 February 2013)
A hospitalman assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) Farah was promoted through the Combat Meritorious Advancement Program (CMAP) by the commanding officer of PRT Farah, during a ceremony at Foward Operating Base Farah, Feb. 17.
Women's Rights and Empowerment Highlighted in PRT Farah Visit to Radio Television Afghanistan  (24 February 2013)
Increasing rights for women in society and their empowerment over the past decade was the focus of conversation during a meeting between representatives from Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) Farah and local leaders at the Radio Television Afghanistan broadcast facility in Farah City, Feb. 23.
PRT Farah Attends Learning for Community Empowerment Program II Transition Ceremony  (2 April 2013)
Representatives from Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) Farah attended a ceremony marking the transition of the Learning for Community Empowerment Program II (LCEP II) to the Farah Directorate of Education in Farah City April 1.
PRT Farah Links Local Leader with International Center for Journalists  (11 April 2013)
Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) Farah met with the local Director of Information and Culture, Lal Mohammed Bahari, to deliver cameras and video equipment provided by the International Center for Journalists in Farah City here, Apr. 10.
PRT Farah Links Local Director with the Lions Club to Support Farah Computer Training  (1 May 2013)
Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) Farah met with the local Director of Telecommunications, Jamalludin Pachakhil May 1, to deliver computers provided by members of the Lions Club in New York City.
PRT Farah Promotes Sexual Assault Awareness in Afghanistan  (3 May 2013)
Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) Farah continues to increase awareness and understanding of DoD policy regarding sexual assault in order to prevent incidents and ensure troops are aware of resources available to them during an awareness campaign at Forward Operating Base (FOB) Farah, May 4.
Farah Directorate of Education Sees Significant Improvement  (15 May 2013)
The Farah Directorate of Education, under the leadership of its new Director of Education, Engineer Mohammed Saber, has seen significant improvements.
PRT Farah Conducts Transfer of Authority Ceremony  (22 June 2013)
U.S. Navy Cmdr. Louis McCray turned over authority of Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) Farah to U.S. Navy Cmdr. Jeremy Fogt during a transfer of authority ceremony at Forward Operating Base (FOB) Farah, June 22.

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