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A Step Towards A Safer Afghanistan: 242 Female Officers Graduate from Police Training in Turkey

This week 242 female police officers - 150 new recruits and 86 currently serving - graduated from a four-month intensive police training course in…

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Three Afghan Women Were Able to Win the N-Peace Award 2018

The annual N-Peace Awards shine a spotlight on extraordinary activists, campaigners, and advocates in Asia and the Pacific who are championing the role of women in peacebuilding efforts and working to…  


Shaking Things Up

On 7th March 2019, The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) of Afghanistan and UNDP jointly celebrated International Women’s Day 2019 with a National Conference studying the status of women in Afghanistan.  


Inauguration of Kunduz Citizen Service Center, Mobile CSC and Road Paving Project

The Municipality inaugurated a women-friendly citizen service centre, mobile citizen service centre and Ibrahimkhail road-paving service delivery project.  


Using Tech to Combat Corruption in Afghanistan

In partnership with Blockchain Learning Group, a Canadian-based Blockchain company that provides education and acceleration programs globally, UNDP Afghanistan brought together over 100 technology…  


Basic Rural and Productive Infrastructures in Tajik- Afghan Cross-border Area

Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD) through its Livelihood Improvement in Tajik- Afghan Cross-border Area (LITACA-ll) is delighted to announce the award of 45 projects to the CDCs…  


National Volunteer Database Launched

This year, UNDP, along with UN Volunteers, working together as part of the One UN framework, launched the first ever online volunteer database in Afghanistan.  


International Anti-Corruption Day Marked in Afghanistan

International Anti-Corruption Day was marked by the United Nations and the government of Afghanistan at the presidential palace in Kabul.  


Revamped Law and Order Trust Fund Aims to Support Entire Afghan Rule of Law Sector

The new LOTFA will cover the entire justice sector in Afghanistan, including police, courts and corrections, creating more opportunities for synergies and cross-cutting approaches. It will provide the…  


The Winners of 2018 N-Peace Awards are…

A young activist campaigning for peace in Afghanistan are among the winners of this year’s N-Peace Awards, given out by the United Nations Development Programme in Asia and the Pacific.  


Message from UNDP Administrator International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

In the 25 years since the first International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, human development has lifted hundreds of millions of people out of poverty, and has increased economic and social…  

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