The Swedish Committee for Afghanistan has been working in Afghanistan for more than thirty years. We have more than 5 000 employees working in different parts of the country.
This is what we do
More than a million people have the right to healthcare fulfilled thanks to services provided by SCA.
SCA implements activities aimed to rehabilitation of persons with disabilities.
SCA support rural villages in order to strengthen the ability of the local community to formulate their own needs, claim their rights and implement projects.
Both women and men participate.
SCA support livelihood in order to improve capacity of community based organizations and diversify income opportunities. Vocational training plays an important role.
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WASH project benefiting 2 400 families’ in Khalyan, Taloqan
The poor farmers in the area lacked potable water. The SCA project started with digging ponds, in which water from rain and floods were stored.
SCA supported school teacher killed in gun fight
Niamatullah, a teacher of a SCA Community Based School, was killed during a fire fight between Armed Opposition Group (AOG) and Afghan National Police.
Girl from SCA school killed by a rocket
A 14 year old girl was killed, and two 9 year old girls were wounded when a rocket hit their house in the village Sakaz Tapa, in Kunduz province.
Menstruation- taboo in Afghanistan
In Afghanistan the subject of menstruation is taboo as well as surrounded by myths and insufficient knowledge.