Janat returns to Jalalabad

In the last year, hundreds of thousands of refugees living in Pakistan have been forced to return to Afghanistan. Last winter, Afghanaid provided almost 2,000 struggling refugee families like Janat's with cash to support them through the colder months.Read more

Healthy animals make for healthy families

Almost 80% of Afghans live in rural areas, however very few know how to properly care for their animals. Thanks to training from Afghanaid and the extra money she has earned, Hafiza can now afford to feed her family and pay for her grandchildren's school materials.Read more

Building resilience to natural disasters

In mountainous villages like Miami Qad in Bamyan, floods and avalanches destroy livelihoods on a yearly basis. The ARC has helped families like Abdul's to better prepare for and respond to natural disasters.Read more

The great Afghan bake-off

Sohila has been baking her way out of poverty since we first helped her improve her baking skills back in 2014. Since then, she has started her own business and transformed her family's life.Read more

Milking business success

Tajwar (centre) is a hardworking mum from Fayzabad in Badakhshan. She used to spend her days in the home, but since receiving training and enterprise development support from Afghanaid, her life has been changed forever.Read more

Sewing with Sabira

Extreme poverty in rural Afghanistan hits women hardest, robbing them of their rights, their access to education, and even their good health. Afghanaid offers women like Sabira (right) the vocational training and tools they need to transform their lives.Read more