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Action for Development (AfD)

Org #17307
Vetted since 2013
2001
year founded
$30,828
raised on GlobalGiving
7
years fundraising
4
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
Zuhra Dadgar-Shafiq
Zuhra Dadgar-Shafiq
Team
Qudratullah Abdulrazaq, Zuhra Dadgar Shafiq, Alison Farnham, Khushal Nabizada, Elena Moroni, Maria Catenacci
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

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Feb 10, 2021
The testimony of Safeullah
This young student’s name is Safeullah and he attends AfD’s school for street-working children in Kabul. Safeullah’s father was killed in a suicide attack; to support his family, he...
Jan 18, 2021
Midwifery Training Program 2021
In Afghanistan, maternal and infant mortality rates are among the highest in the world. Between 2014 and 2019, Action for Development (AfD) has trained more than 600 midwives in 6 provinces of...
Jan 5, 2021
Re-opening of the Rahyab School
Dear supporters, Action for Development would like to take this opportunity to wish you and your loved ones, a healthy and peaceful new year 2021! The Rahyab School for Children with Disabilities is...
 
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