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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.
Follow our work in Afghanistan
SCA hands over the Bakhmal Basi High School to Takhar Education Department
The Bakhmal Basi high school was inaugurated and under an official ceremony handed over to the Takhar Education Department.
Kuchi children also benefits from SCA's education programme
Swedish Committee for Afghanistan impartially offers its humanitarian services to all residents of Afghanistan including the Kuchi (nomad) populati
The menstruation project leads to more girls attending school
Faranaz Anwari attends school in a rural area south of Mazar-e-Sharif in the province of Balkh.
Threats from the Taliban are common for midwife Maryam
Maryam bagan her midwife training at the Swedish Committee for Afghanistan in 2010.