We are working to achieve a peaceful and thriving Afghanistan.

Every day, our dedicated staff are on the ground providing life-saving support and long-lasting solutions for vulnerable communities. We need your help to continue this work.


Putting power in the hands of local people

We work with villages like Malika’s to democratically elect inclusive and representative Community Development Councils. We support them to identify solutions to their most pressing challenges and to make the most of their resources.


Author: Natalia Deane

Building more resilient communities

"What’s great is that we now plan ahead; we don’t just wait for a disaster to happen." - Ansari, chair of the disaster management committee we established to help his community reduce the risks of the natural disasters which affect their lives.


Author: Natalia Deane

The Elimination of Violence Against Women

The Department for International Development (DFID)’s support, through UK Aid Direct, is empowering vulnerable women in some of the most remote areas of Afghanistan.


Author: Natalia Deane

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