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Patients consulted SCA health care facilities during 2018.
Children with disabilities attend ordinary school classes with the support from SCA during 2018.
Out of 87 661 students in SCA schools are girls in the year 2018.
This is what we do
Throughout the year 2018, SCA received more than 2.9 million patient consultations, 58% of whom were women.
In 2018, SCA supported 973 communities in Wardak, Kunduz, Jawzjan, Balkh, Samangan and Nangarhar, providing advice on local council formation, representatives’ elections, development planning, budgeting, service delivery and advocacy
In 2018, SCA facilitated 748 community-based savings groups, and 22 producer groups, providing training, microloans and investment strategy support.
We concentrate on most vulnerable groups in Afghanistan
We work to ensure that people in rural areas have the opportunity to support themselves and to control their own development.
In recent years the situation has improved in many ways, but women still face considerable discrimination and violence.
People with disabilities
More than 23,000 people received physiotherapy. More than 13,000 received orthopedic devices by SCA services in 2018.
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My father helped me make my dream come true
Islam Gula a teen girl with a disability, who has Kyphosis and her right leg is week due to poliovirus.
Story of a young man who left home to study
Baz Mohammad Hanifi, 20 is forced by insecurities and his disability to leave his home and start traveling to study.
Special Education in Taloqan
The teaching is conducted in both speech and sign language, and there is also a so-called Braille typewriter for the visually impaired.
Men and Boys Engagement for Gender Equality in Afghanistan
Swedish Committee for Afghanistan convened a conference entitled "Sharing Learning and Experiences: Men and Boys Engagement for Gender Equality in