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Dorsa - Afghanistan

“There are a lot of left over mines from the Soviet times ...

"So when a heavy rain comes in children go out to the fields to play and then they pick up metal scraps to play with or sell,” says Dorsa, of the year she spent working in Afghanistan.

”Unfortunately the mines explode and then they have severe damage to their faces and bodies. That is the most difficult thing, to see children like that … I really hated getting phone calls from the regional hospital in Herat.” Dorsa is one of our aid workers.

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