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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 68 654 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 2017, SCA supported 368 Community Development Councils, providing advice on planning, budgeting, advocacy and technical assistance in construction.
In 2017, SCA facilitated 2016 community-based self-help groups, as well as 32 saving and loan association, 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.
Follow our work in Afghanistan
Posters will make Afghan men start talking about gender
As a tool for awareness raising SCA has created 17 posters with messages about gender-based violence, early marriages, women´s right to participate in society and choose their spouse. The posters will be spread and discussed in rural communities through boys and men activist groups. You can download the posters on our site.
“In future I want to be a midwife to help my society”
Sabera 33, one of the Coaching Classes student, that has been supported by Swedish Committee for Afghanistan (SCA) in Chahardeh village, Yakawlang
Based on the BSC survey the healthcare services improved in Wardak and Laghman provinces
The Swedish Committee for Afghanistan (SCA) that provides healthcare programs through 129 health facilities in Wardak and Laghman provinces, as per
"I wish we could implement our programmes without any disturbance"
Congratulations to the new job as Country Director in Afghanistan. What are the upcoming challenges for SCA?"Thank you.