News

The Swedish Committee for Afghanistan Established a Midwifery Training Center in 4 provinces of Afghanistan

News The political transition in August 2021 has brought many challenges and restrictions, especially in the healthcare sector. Despite all the challenges, SCA continues to provide healthcare services in Afghanistan. SCA established a midwifery training center in Parwan, Nuristan, Samangan and Panjshir Provinces where the entrance examination for the Community Midwifery Education (CME) was conducted by […]

Swedish Committee for Afghanistan helps earthquake-affected families

News Following the devastating earthquake in the southeastern provinces of Afghanistan, the Swedish Committee for Afghanistan (SCA) distributed aid packages including In-kind Food Baskets, Non-Food Items, Hygiene Items, and Multi-Purpose Cash Assistance to 500 affected families worth a total of 225,000 US dollars after a rapid assessment at the scene. The United Nation Development Program (UNDP) […]

SCA distributes aid packages to 500 affected families in Paktika province

Press release Following the earthquake in Paktia province, the Swedish Committee for Afghanistan (SCA)  distributes aid packages including In-kind Food Baskets, Non-Food Items, Hygiene Items, and Multi-Purpose Cash Assistance to 500 affected families worth a total of 25 million Afghanis after a rapid assessment at the scene. The SCA’s Country Director, Daniel Madhani, expresses his condolences to […]

Ghazni Social Disables Association advocates for a significant achievement under BACEDA

News Ghazni Social Disables Association conducted a series of advocacy efforts under the Building Active Citizenship and Equality for Persons with Disabilities in Afghanistan (BACEDA) project with more than ten governmental and non-governmental entities to seek assistance and advocate for the rights of people with disabilities.

SCA’s Country Director visits SCA activities in Wardak province

News SCA's Country Director Mr. Daniel Madhani visited SCA's Wardak Regional Management Office (WRMO), Maidan Shahr Provincial Hospital, and the Community Midwifery School in Maidan Shahr. Mr. Madhani visited the departments of neonatal and maternity care, maternal and child health, emergency wards, child malnutrition, and laboratory sections of the provincial hospital

SCA the only health service provider in Maidan Wardak

News Although recent political transition in Afghanistan has posed many challenges and constraints in the health sector, the Swedish Committee for Afghanistan remains committed to continuing to provide its health services in Maidan Wardak and other areas of its operations.

SCA brings hope to children of war survivors

News The construction of a school by the Swedish Committee for Afghanistan (SCA) in a war frontline has built hopes and brought smile to the face of children and residents of Olkhel village in Wardak Province.

After the Taliban takeover: What future awaits Afghanistan?

News The Swedish Committee for Afghanistan is organising its biennial international conference on November 11, 2021, in Stockholm. The conference will gather experts, policymakers, civil society, and academia to discuss the latest developments.

SCA demands respect for equal access to education

Press release The Afghan government has announced that boys should resume secondary school classes after a one-month hiatus. SCA finds it deeply concerning that the statement has no mention of girls’ right to education.