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Healthy Police for a Peaceful Afghanistan: Inauguration of the Fifth Regional Police Hospital

 The fifth Regional Police Hospital to fight COVID-19 was inaugurated in Herat to serve approximately 9,000 Afghan National Police (ANP) and their families in the four provinces of the Western region,…  

UNDP Annual Report 2020

This Report takes a look at the results UNDP achieved with countries and communities through 12 intense months; and features UNDP’s global ideas and research on building forward better.  

Fourth Police COVID-19 Hospital Inaugurated in Kunduz

The fourth fully-equipped police hospital to fight COVID-19 was inaugurated in Kunduz today to serve the Afghan National Police (ANP) and their families in the four provinces of North Eastern region,…  

95 Female Health Social Counselors Graduates to Tackle Mental Health Issues in Afghanistan

26 April 2021 marked the inaugural graduation ceremony for the first class of 95 female Health Social Counselors (HSCs) in Kabul and Kandahar through the Ghazanfar Institute of Health Science.  

UNDP and Investment Facilitation Unit Sign MoU for SDG Financing

The UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the Directorate of Investment Facilitation Unit (IFU) of the Administrative Office of the President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan signed a Memorandum…  

World Malaria Day 2021: Improving Accessibility to Reach Zero Malaria in the Country

This year, World Malaria Day was celebrated across the Nangarhar province under the leadership of Ministry of Public Health and coordination of the provincial governor, UN Development Program (UNDP),…  

UNDP Country Note V: Achieving Afghanistan’s Long-term Goals amid Short-term Adversities

As Afghanistan moves into the future against the backdrop of ongoing peace negotiations, it is confronted with many uncertainties but also faces several opportunities.  

Introduction of Digital Systems in Kunduz and Bamyan Municipalities

UNDP organized a week-long training program on the use and application of municipal digital systems in Kunduz and Bamyan, followed by a city-wide public awareness campaign.  

UNDP and MoPH Join Forces in the Battle Against COVID-19 in Afghanistan

Like the rest of the world, Afghanistan experienced an unprecedented health crisis when the COVID-19 pandemic hit the country. The pandemic has had drastic impacts in Afghanistan due to its fragile…  

Preventing the Prescription of Expired Medicine Enhances Public Health and Trust

In the past, doctors at the Shapola health centre in the Haska Meena district, Nangarhar have prescribed expired medication despite the potential health risk to patients.  

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