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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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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.  


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.  


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…  


Introducing Afghanistan’s First Economic Modeling Tool for Evidence-based Policymaking

UNDP Afghanistan trained key national stakeholders to use an important tool for evidence-based policymaking; the single-country Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) Model. The three-day training and…  


Gifts for Orchard Owners: CBARD Distributes Toolkits in Nangarhar

UNDP’s Community Based Agriculture and Rural Development (CBARD) project distributed a total of 640 toolkits to orchard owners from six target districts in Nangarhar. The event was inaugurated by the…  


Youth Alliance Cracks Down on Corruption!

Upon receiving the budget for rehabilitation and construction activities from the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD), the Shora members had actually embezzled a portion of the…  

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