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Action for Development (AfD)

Org #17307
Vetted since 2013
2001
year founded
$32,417
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
Team
Qudratullah Abdulrazaq, Zuhra Dadgar Shafiq, Alison Farnham, 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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Jun 10, 2021
Supporting children in their right to education
Like everywhere, 2020 has been a challenging year. For many families it has meant keeping children home, and for others it has meant that children's education was entirely interrupted and their...
May 18, 2021
The way forward for Midwives in Afghanistan
Since 2014, Action for Development (AfD) has been providing training to midwives in Afghanistan. According to UNICEF and global research, high rates of maternal death reflect several factors,...
May 5, 2021
A Zakat of Hope
Any crisis – whether health-related, conflict or natural disaster – results in increased food insecurity and pushes many people closer to hunger and famine. In 2021,...
 
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