Poverty Reduction


NABDP Third Quarter Progress Report 2013

The Third Quarter 2013 Project Report of the National Area-Based Development Programme (NABDP), a joint initiative of the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) more


Sub-National Governance Study Papers

To feed the UNDP’s Subnational Governance and Development Strategy and to help widening the academic-research spectrum in the country, the Sub-national Governance and Development (SNGD) unit of UNDP-Afghanistan fully supported the research and publications of the five below studymore

Our Work - Poverty Reduction

UNDP works to fight poverty in Afghanistan despite the profound agricultural challenges, including the lack of rural entrepreneurship, lack of access to financing and a weak private sector is a major hindrance to economic growth and job creation. Harsh climatic and geographical conditions dominate most of the territory, combined with the long years of conflict followed by the rapid population growth, have led to uncontrolled and unsustainable use of natural resources. UNDP provides considerable support for government’s capacity and institutional building.