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Action for Development (AfD)

Org #17307
Vetted since 2013
2001
year founded
$29,712
raised on GlobalGiving
6
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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Sep 30, 2020
Back to School!
Asma is a young student at AfD's school for street-working children in Kabul. The education program, launched in 2016, hosts boys and girls aged 5 to 15, providing basic literacy and numeracy skills....
Sep 15, 2020
Midwifery training program 2020/2021
In Afghanistan, maternal and infant mortality rates are among the highest in the world. According to UNICEF, the infant mortality rate is 52 deaths per 1,000 live births and the maternal mortality...
Aug 17, 2020
AfD's emergency response capacity
Action for Development runs projects in Afghanistan in the field of health, education and training of health workers throughout the year. AfD also provides emergency aid and relief in situations of...
 
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