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Patients consulted SCA health care facilities during 2018.
Children with disabilities attend ordinary school classes with the support from SCA.
Out of 87 661 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.
Follow our work in Afghanistan
More and more people in Afghanistan are joining SCA as volunteering members
I am able, not disabled, says Manizha Baburi one of many SCA-members in Mazar, part of Kabul Local Chapter, and she continues: being a member is a
A child whose father was upset for his birth, is going to school now
Abdul Wakil, who is now 8 years old, was born in Ghazni province's Qala-i- Jawz area in a poor family.
Shakila’s success over her life’s challenges
Shakila a 22 years old girl, suffered with lots of problems to seek education in her province.
15 years of saving lives in Wardak
Farzana Hussaini still remembers what happened one winter day in Rashak, her remote home village, when a woman started feeling her delivery pains: