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97 percent of Afghans could plunge into poverty by mid 2022, says UNDP

The study, which analysed four potential scenarios of escalating intensity and isolation, indicates that real GDP could contract by as much as 13.2 percent, leading to an increase in the poverty rate…  


UNDP Statement on Afghanistan

UNDP joins the call of millions of Afghans and others around the world for peace, respect for human rights, and access to development assistance for all in Afghanistan -- irrespective of their gender,…  


Fighting COVID-19: UNDP Supports Afghanistan with Home-based Care for Patients

Afghanistan is going through a third wave of COVID-19 pandemic. The spread of the virus in the third wave exponentially reached record high of 2213 confirmed cases on 17th June 2021. As of August 2nd,…  


Establishing Valuable Relationship between Afghan Traders and Tajik Importers

Despite the continued issues of COVID-19 pandemic and it’s negative impact, the CBARD-AIM team organized a trade mission to Tajikistan as part of the planned international events, and successfully…  


Inauguration of Training Programme and Awareness on Peace for the Year 2021

Social peace is not possible without trainings, so to achieve a dignified, sustainable and just peace, trainings on social peace and awareness is keys to achieving sustainable peace. Trainings on…  


Promoting a youth-inclusive Peace Process: Debate Session Held at Balkh University

Peace Debates are being organized by the State Ministry for Peace at universities in the each of Afghanistan’s regions, as a means to support Afghanistan’s Peace Process and Reconciliation  


M&E Tool to Monitor the COVID-19 Services Across Afghanistan

UNDP’s ACTION project has developed a monitoring and evaluation application to collect detailed data on health facilities' preparedness for receiving and treating COVID19 patients.  


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…  


Improving the Work Environment and Livelihoods

Based on the Global Framework for Action which was signed between UNDP and ILO on September 16, 2020, the ILO and the UNDP Country Offices for Afghanistan wish to declare our common will to unite…  


Debate for Peace: Events Held in Herat and Jalalabad

As the Afghan peace process intensifies, the State Ministry for Peace with support from UNDP is bringing the discussions on the peace process to the communities across the country.  

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