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The shura members react after having successfully completed the group challenge activity in the leadership training class at the Aga Khan Foundation, Jurm district, Badakhshan province, Afghanistan, Friday morning, Oct. 23, 2009. The group had to make all of the nails hang from the vertical nail in the center of the wood block. As the Obama Administration seeks the formula for turning the tide of the war in Afghanistan, some aid organizations are advocating the National Solidarity Programme, a community-based development program that has made progress in some districts, setting up local councils that propose much-needed projects such as schools, drinking water facilities and roads.