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Norgul Health Center Expands with a Midwife and Female Doctor in Kunar Province

Norgul Health Center is located in the Norgul District of Kunar Province, approximately 200 km east of Kabul in an area currently under control of armed groups.  


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…  


Launch of UNDP Country Note V: A UNDP Country Report that analyses the current fiscal and macroeconomic picture of Afghanistan post Geneva Conference

Media coverage on the UNDP Afghanistan's latestm Country Report titled "Achieving Afghanistan’s Long-term Goals amid Short-term Adversities”.  


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…  

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