Support Victims of Earthquake, Herat Afghanistan Access to Primary Healthcare in Kabul, Afghanistan Life Saving Equipment Needed in Kabul Feed the Hungry,Warm the Cold-Support Afghanistan

Action for Development (AfD)

Org #17307
Vetted since 2013
2001
year founded
$153,942
raised on GlobalGiving
9
years fundraising
6
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Action for Development assists communities in the achievement of their own development goals. In other words, it aims at ensuring a certain relief for the Afghan population through development programs. Our efforts are spent in ways that maximize the impact of any of our actions and we remain fully accountable to communities where our programs take place. The sustainability of any development program lies within the communities' acceptance of the change. For our action to produce lasting results, communities have to guide the use of resources and learn the managerial and technical skills to do so. This is why our approach is fundamentally community-based. We seek to provide fractured, ... read more

Project Leaders
Zuhra Dadgar-Shafiq
Zuhra Dadgar-Shafiq
Team
Qudratullah Abdulrazaq, Zuhra Dadgar Shafiq, Elaine Maloy, Nada Radwan, Katerin Jobber
Organization Information
Route de Ferney 150
Grand-Saconnex
Geneva, Geneva 1218
Switzerland
0041788665044
Organization Information
Route de Ferney 150
Grand-Saconnex
Geneva, Geneva 1218
Switzerland
0041788665044

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Resilience Amidst Destruction: Action for Development's Response to the Herat Earthquake

By Cate Borrelli | Communications Officer

The Situation in Herat: The Earthquake Damage at a Glance The province of Herat in western Afghanistan was struck by a series of devastating earthquakes between October 7 and October 15, 2023. These... Read the full report ›

Empowering Midwives, Saving Lives: AfD's Mission to Transform Maternal Health in Afghanistan

By Cate Borrelli | Communications Officer

Facing Adversity: The Current Challenges in Afghanistan's Maternal Health Landscape In Afghanistan, a country grappling with one of the highest rates of maternal and infant mortality in Asia, the role... Read the full report ›

Updates on Primary Healthcare Project in Kabul

By Beatriz Rodrigues | Communications Officer

Vaccines play a crucial role in preventing infectious diseases such as polio, measles, and pneumonia caused by streptococcus Pneumoniae (PCV). By introducing a harmless form of a pathogen or a piece... Read the full report ›
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