Afghan Backgrounder, from the Cultural Orientation Resource Exchange (CORE), is now available in both a web format
and a more detailed PDF
. This resource provides an overview of history of Afghanistan, other details about Afghan culture, along with tips for working with Afghans around key Cultural Orientation topics, including cultural adjustment, role of resettlement agency, and rights and responsibilities. The web page also provides links to additional resources. CORE is also planning to conduct additional webinars based on this resource, so sign up
for their newsletter if you haven’t already!