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Honey money: Afghanistan’s teen bee-businesswoman

For a teenage Afghan woman, Frozan, the honey business is booming and demand is still said to be increasing.

Beekeeping is being used as a way of helping Afghanistan‘s economy and to counter the opium trade.

But it also gives women the chance to earn money, in a country where many rarely work outside their homes.

And one female student is now running her own successful honey business.

Al Jazeera’s Rob Matheson reports.