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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

Western Region Newsletter
February 2015 Edition

This newsletter covers stories on how UNDP has contributed to linking women entrepreneurs from Herat province with provincial and Kabul markets, improving access to drinkable water in a village in Badghis province, bringing police and communities closer to each other across Herat province, boosting legal representation for women, children and the poor, and repairing a canal that passes through Qala-e-Naw city of Badghis province to protect the city from the spring season’s flashfloods.