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Action for Development (AfD)

Org #17307
Vetted since 2013
2001
year founded
$170,050
raised on GlobalGiving
10
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, Katherin 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:

Food Security Crisis in Afghanistan: Latest Figure

By Zuhra Shafiq | Program Director

Based on the assessments shared by the international organisations and the life of normal people around the cities and in the villages, the situation is dire: every province in Afghanistan is... Read the full report ›

Response and Impact

By Q.S. | Program Coordinator

Following the devastating earthquake in Herat Province, Western Afghanistan, between October 7-15, 2023, over 1,500 people lost their lives and 2,000 were injured. The disaster resulted in the... Read the full report ›

Advancing Midwifery Training Program by AfD

By Zuhra Shafiq | Program Director

Action for Development (AfD) has initiated a comprehensive training program to enhance the skills and knowledge of midwives in Afghanistan. This initiative aims to address the critical shortage of... Read the full report ›
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