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In the Race Against Climate Change, Ecosystems are Key

Climate change is testing our planet to the limit, with every single ecosystem, from forests to farmland, facing its own unique challenges.  


The Government of Spain Awards a Grant for Building Agricultural Post-Harvest Facilities in Afghanistan

The Government of Spain awarded US$ 263,223.00 to the Support to the Community-Based Agriculture and Rural Development— Access to International Market (Support to CBARD-AIM) project to build…  


Afghan Traders Achieved US $2.51m in Confirmed Deals in Gulfood 2021, 2.5 Times More Than 2020

CBARD-AIM sponsored a delegation consisting of two Afghan exhibitors along with four additional Afghan traders as observers, one of which was a woman-owned business.  


Farmers in Bala Murghab Expand Irrigable Land, Leave Flood Woes Behind

Kot is a strategically located district in Nangarhar province. The population of more than 160,000 people is mostly involved in agriculture sector. The district's high fertility soil enables the…  


Rural Farmers Make Good Profits at the Agricultural Fair in Kabul

Commemorating the start of the Afghan New Year 1400, the Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL) organized the annual Farmers’ Festival followed by four-day Spring Agricultural Fair…  


Renewable Energy Lights Up Dar-i Noor

The Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL); the United States Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL); and UN Development Programme in Afghanistan have…  


Rural Communities Livelihoods Protection

Kot is a strategically located district in Nangarhar province. The population of more than 160,000 people is mostly involved in agriculture sector. The district's high fertility soil enables the…  


Launch of the Afghanistan Rural Energy Market Transformation Initiative

The Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD), the UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the National Environmental Protection Agency (NEPA) held an inception workshop to kick off the…  


New Agriculture Project Empowers Afghan Farmers to Grow Alternative Crops to Poppy

The Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL); the United States Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL); and UN Development Programme in Afghanistan have…  


Exploring Potential Foreign Markets Paves the Way for New Exports for Afghan Traders

Afghanistan’s finest home-grown fruits and vegetables are in demand across the world. Although some Afghan food processors and traders know how to properly store, sort, grade and package their…  

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