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Action for Development (AfD)

Org #17307
Vetted since 2013
2001
year founded
$27,872
raised on GlobalGiving
5
years fundraising
3
projects funded

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
Organization Information
Route de Ferney 150
Grand-Saconnex
Geneva, Geneva 1218
Switzerland
0041788665044

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #0681463237
Organization Information
Route de Ferney 150
Grand-Saconnex
Geneva, Geneva 1218
Switzerland
0041788665044

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #0681463237

Project Reports

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Nov 12, 2019
Staff visit to the education centre in Kabul
  One of Action for Development's staff members from the Geneva office traveled to Afghanistan, in July 2019, to visit the office in Kabul and the education facilities for the "school for...
Sep 26, 2019
Midwifery training to start in Laghman Province
Afghanistan has one of the world’s highest maternal mortality rates (UNICEF).  At present, it is estimated that there are 396 deaths per 100,000 live births (MSF).  Although...
Sep 6, 2019
The story behind a photo
Last week, one of our photos was chosen to feature as the the cover of a WHO journal.  The caption provided by the author of the photo, Rada Akbar, reads as following: A teacher instructing a...
 
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