International Literacy Day

Afghan women are harnessing the power of literacy to achieve their true potential, support their families and transform their communities. Read more

Tough Mudder

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Give a gift with real meaning

Avoid unwanted waste this Christmas, whilst also giving a vulnerable family in Afghanistan a gift that could turn their life around, by giving your loved ones an Unforgettable Gift from Afghanaid. Browse through our gift shop, and personalise an e-card or gift card. Read more

Brilliant Bolani with Potato Filling

These crispy stuffed Afghan flatbreads are a simple way of adding something new to your repertoire, and are delicious whether served as part of a larger dinner spread or on their own! Read more

Helping Communities Thrive Through Education

This World Teacher Day we’re celebrating the inspiring teachers we work with, who are sharing their knowledge and helping to improve the lives of others through the power of education. Read more

Afghan Culture

Afghanistan is rich in traditions and customs but, for many of us, this melting-pot of cultures is a bit of a mystery. Read our guide to get clued up on Afghan culture. Read more


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The problem

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