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UNDP is the Development Programme of the United Nations, and operates in more than 170 countries and territories around the world. UNDP partners with people at all levels of society to help build nations that can withstand crisis, and drive and sustain the kind of growth that improves the quality of life for everyone.

UNDP has been working in Afghanistan continuously since 1966 in close partnership with Government, civil society and other national and international partners

Bamyan Newsletter - Aug 2015 Edition

This newsletter covers stories on how UNDP contributed to a creative solution for waste disposal in a Bamiyan town, restoration of Band-e-Amir national park, deployment of first-ever female rangers for Band-e-Amir, and preservation of a pristine landscape south of Bamyan city, which is home to several farming communities, as well as helped office of the first female chair of Bamiyan Provincial Council to promote human rights in the province.