Afghanaid is an international charity that operates only in Afghanistan. We work alongside Afghans in the most remote and marginalised areas of Afghanistan, to help them meet their survival and development needs.
Afghanaid is an international humanitarian and development non-governmental organisation (NGO), created in 1983 specifically for the Afghans.
News and Media
Reducing the Impact of Climate Change and Disaster
Afghanaid and the Afghanistan National Disaster Management Authority sign MoU as part of the project 'Strengthening the Resilience of Afghanistan’s Vulnerable Communities Against Disasters' to help build capacity in reducing the risks and responding to disasters.
Event Highlights - From Kabul to Cashmere: Finding a Common Thread
Thank you to everyone who joined us at the event From Kabul to Cashmere: Finding a Common Thread. I hope that you enjoyed the compelling discussions on politics, business and the human spirit. For those of you that were unable to make it, a full audio recording of the talks are now available. To view photographs from the evening, click here
Women in Work
Afghanaid works with thousands of women to help them learn new skills, start their own businesses, and support their families.
Read more about Afghanaid
Our new brochure provides a summary of our work.
Should we be Optimistic About the Future of Afghanistan?
Afghanaid's Managing Director, Charles Davy is interviewed in The World Weekly about future hopes and challenges for the country.
Afghan women pledge to fight creeping return of oppression
The Sunday Times article (16.02.14) by Christina Lamb features testimony from Kubra, an Afghanaid beneficiary. "Before I couldn't even go to the bazaar on my own," she said. "Now our men have accepted women can go outside. My daughters go to school and one is wokring registering voters for the election."
Afghanaid 30th Exhibition featured in the Independent
Knott so bad beeing 30
Provincial Manager of Ghor, Homayoun Barak speaks to BBC Radio
Afghanaid's Homayoun Barak spoke with BBC Radio via skype from Ghor Province about the proposed peace talks, Karzai's response and the reaction of Afghans on-the-ground.
ACBAR press release - NGO's are not a soft power
Highlighting the Impartiality of NGOs in Afghanistan
ACBAR Press Release - Where Aid money goes
Clarification on distribution of aid in Afghanistan