SDG 1 in Afghanistan: No Poverty

Striving forward amid the pandemic. Read more

The Virtual London Marathon

On Sunday 4th October, our fantastic Team Afghanaid runners crossed the virtual London Marathon finish line! As the race could not take place in its usual fashion, 3 of our fantastic Team Afghanaid runners alongside 45,000 others took on the first ever virtual London Marathon, and did so in spectacular fashion. Read more

Afghanaid Presents: Afghanistan's Next Generation

For the next instalment in our 'Conversations with Afghanaid' series, we were joined by Dr Sarah Fane (MCC Foundation Director), Zainab Hussaini (Afghanistan Country Manager, Skateistan), and Raheem Javid (Founder and Director of Children's Museum of Science and Technology, Kabul) to discuss the importance of innovative and inclusive initiatives for young people in Afghanistan. Read more

Richard's Surrey Hills Ultra Marathon

On Sunday 4th October, one of our fantastic supporters Richard Brittan (literally) went the extra mile for the virtual London Marathon. Richard took on an Ultra Marathon for The 40th Race, covering 32 miles and climbing over 1,500km. Read more about Richard's story! Read more

International Literacy Day 2020

This International Literacy Day, join us and #ReadForAfghanistan to show your support for vulnerable communities fighting the COVID-19 pandemic. Check our our recommendations for books both by Afghan authors and about Afghanistan! Read more

Afghanaid Presents: What's For Tea?

On Sunday 2nd August, we held a live discussion with Durkhanai Ayubi (Parwana Restaurant and Recipe Book), Mursal Saiq (Cue Point Restaurant) and Kobrah Nawrozzadeh (The Afghan Tea Company), exploring the role of nostalgia and innovation through Afghanistan's vibrant cuisine. Watch the recording! Read more

SDG 17 in Afghanistan: Partnerships for the Goals

We're taking a closer look at Sustainable Development Goal 17: Partnerships for the Goals, examining how our partnerships with the communities we work with, as well as other high-performing development organisations are central to our way of working. Read more

World Refugee Day

Refugees are among the most vulnerable people in the world. Not only have they lost the daily security that most of us take for granted, but the loss of a permanent place to call home robs individuals of the capacity to live independent and productive lives. This World Refugee Day, join us in celebrating to refugees we work with. Read more

Afghanaid Presents: Celebrating Music & Dance in Afghanistan

Thank you to everyone who tuned in to our Live Panel event with Lauren Braithwaite, Zarifa Adiba, John Baily & Ziba Tabrizi. Missed it? Here's the recording for you to enjoy. Read more

SDG 15 in Afghanistan: Life on Land

We're taking a closer look at Sustainable Development Goal 15: Life on Land, examining how our projects strive to protect, restore and promote sustainable ecosystems to ensure the communities we work with can flourish alongside the land. Read more

Pick your pursuit

Browse our suggestions of heroic activities. Take your pick from our selection of pursuits, or come up with your own. The only rule is to make sure you stay safe and have fun! Read more

Afghanaid Presents: Ethical Business with Artisan Suppliers

Thank you to everyone who tuned in to our Live Panel event with ISHKAR and The Afghan Rug Shop. Missed it? Here's the recording for you to enjoy. Read more