Helping families weather crises

We are on the ground, delivering emergency food to drought-hit families like Sakina's, helping them get through winter and rebuild their lives come spring.Read more

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.Read more

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.Read more

International Day of the Girl Child

Join us in celebrating girls in Afghanistan and the world over, and empower them to innovate and lead the way to a brighter future.Read more

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.Read more

“Now I know that my community can face the future with confidence!”

In Orza's village, life has always been tough, but increasingly frequent natural disasters are devastating their rural livelihoods on a yearly basis. We supported her community to prepare for disasters and build a brighter, more sustainable future.Read more