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Patients consulted SCA health care facilities during 2015.
Persons with disabilities received special traning at SCA schools last year.
Out of 77 631 students in SCA schools are girls.
This is what we do
More than 2.6 million patients visited the Swedish Committee for Afghanistan health facilities in 2017.
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
People with disabilities are often met with negative attitudes and are shut out of social contexts making it very difficult for them to support themselves.
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Zahida’s life saved in Maidan Wardak Hospital
Zahida an 8 years old girl, fell sick at home in Ghazni province. Her siblings took her to a private clinic.
Parents’ Belief in Their Disabled Children Matters
Samiullah 26 has disability in his leg. His legs are unequal in length as one of his legs are short and thin.
Hospital Run by SCA in Maidan Shahr Made Great Improvements in 2018
In 2018 Maidan Shahr hospital climbed to third best hospital in all Afghanistan.
Inauguration of 19 Projects in Sholgara District of Balkh Province
Community Development Councils in Sholgara District of Balkh province celebrated the inauguration of 19 projects which is supported by Swedish Comm