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Since 1993, WfWI has worked to provide more than 351,000 women survivors of war, civil strife, and other conflicts with resources to rebuild their own lives and those of their families and communities. WfWI delivers these resources through a comprehensive year-long program that teaches practical, market-based job skills, educates participants on their legal rights, provides a support network, and works to restore dignity and self-respect. WfWI works in Afghanistan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Iraq, Kosovo, Nigeria, Rwanda, and South Sudan.