The Unexpected Light
Through the ABADEI program and with generous financial support from The Government of Japan, the European Union, the Special Trust Fund for Afghanistan (STFA) and...
UNDP and AWCCI promote small businesses owned by Afghan women at an an exhibition in Dubai
The exhibited commercial items include jewellery, carpet, dry fruits, handicrafts, wooden artefacts, shoes, and Saffron-based products. The participating women en...
Giving Afghan Women a Chance to Grow
UNDP's ABADEI project has been engaging women in temporary income-generation schemes. In Kunar province, 110 women have been given short-term jobs for one to two...
United Nations Development Prorgamme (UNDP) and the Afghanistan Reconstruction Trust Fund (ARTF)
NGOs and CSOs Capacity Support Project in Afghanistan
The NGOs and CSOs will be selected based on their operational and programmatic capacity and aspirations for quick outreach, engagement, and design of interventions to enhance access to essential services and support to jobs and livelihoods for vulnerable communities and marginalized population groups in Afghanistan, including persons with disabilities.
Afghanistan Humanitarian Response Plan 2022
We go into 2022 with unprecedented levels of need amongst ordinary women, men and children of Afghanistan. 24.4 million people are in humanitarian need – more than half the population.
Afghanistan: Humanitarian Needs Overview (2022)
Following 40 years of war and an already dire situation of increasing hunger, economic decline, price rises in food and other essential needs, and rising poverty over the past several years, over 2021 the people of Afghanistan faced intensified conflict, the withdrawal of international forces and then the takeover of the country by the Taliban in August.
Total population in millions
Population aged 0 - 14
Population aged 10 - 24
Population aged 15 - 64