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Afghanistan Launches US$71 Million Initiative to Prepare Rural Communities for Climate Change

The Government of Afghanistan, with the support of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Least Developed Countries Fund, has…

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Enabling a Respectful Workplace: 66 Prosecutors Trained on Gender, EVAW and Anti-Harassment Law

To enhance the level of awareness among prosecutors on Elimination of Violence Against Women (EVAW), gender and anti-harassment law, UNDP’s Access to Quality Justice Services (AQJS) Project conducted…  


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…  


480 Women Took Literacy Written Test to Join Afghan Police

Under the female police training, the project provides technical and financial assistance for training of 300 female police in Sivas, Turkey in 2021.  


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  


Peddling for a COVID-19 and Pollution Free Environment

Use of the bicycle is a means of transportation, fostering sustainable development, strengthening education, including physical fitness for both young and old people, promoting health and wellbeing,…  


Consultations held to discuss UNDP Afghanistan new Country Programme Document for 2022-25

UN Development Programme conducted series of consultations with the Government, Development Partners and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) to finalize the Country Programme Document (CPD) 2022- 2025…  


The Second Voluntary National Review: Afghanistan

Ministry of Economy together with the UN Development Programme in Afghanistan held the first consultation meeting for the preparation of Afghanistan's second Voluntary National Review (VNR) 2021 in…  


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.  


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.  


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),…  

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