SCA works for a better future for Afghanistan, where human rights are respected and all citizens live in dignity, enjoy equal opportunity and social justice.

For an Afghanistan free from poverty, violence and discrimination

Selected results of our work in 2020

1.7 million patients

received healthcare in SCA clinics.

104 000 students

were educated in SCA schools. 59% were girls.

4 200 children with disability

were enrolled in SCA's preparatory classes.

88 000 people

in rural areas have received training or some kind of support to help strengthen their livelihoods.

This is what we do

Our focus - the most vulnerable groups in Afghanistan

Follow our work in Afghanistan

We did not have economical backup, so we created Self-help Group

News Here in Moqor district of Ghazni province – 20 women with disabilities or the ones whose family members have disabilities; have come together and created Rana Self-Help Group to have economical Backup for the due day. This group was created in 2020 with the financial assistance of the European Union under BACEDA (Building Active Citizenship […]

The Swedish Committee for Afghanistan Established a Midwifery Training Center in 4 provinces of Afghanistan

News The political transition in August 2021 has brought many challenges and restrictions, especially in the healthcare sector. Despite all the challenges, SCA continues to provide healthcare services in Afghanistan. SCA established a midwifery training center in Parwan, Nuristan, Samangan and Panjshir Provinces where the entrance examination for the Community Midwifery Education (CME) was conducted by […]

Swedish Committee for Afghanistan helps earthquake-affected families

News Following the devastating earthquake in the southeastern provinces of Afghanistan, the Swedish Committee for Afghanistan (SCA) distributed aid packages including In-kind Food Baskets, Non-Food Items, Hygiene Items, and Multi-Purpose Cash Assistance to 500 affected families worth a total of 225,000 US dollars after a rapid assessment at the scene. The United Nation Development Program (UNDP) […]

Swedish Development Agency Pledges Support for Education in Afghanistan

Mazar Regional Management Office "We will continue our assistance in Afghanistan in the field of education," said Mrs Carin Jämtin, Director-General of Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA), at a meeting yesterday, 21st April 2021.

The couple who traveled from Parwan to teach children in Paktika province

Ghazni Regional Management Office Bibi Zada and her husband, Mohammad Yousuf, came from Parwan province to Sharana, the center of Paktika province and here they work as teachers in a girls' school called Noorania which is run by the Swedish Committee for Afghanistan.

SCA provides clean drinking water facility to 9800 families

Jalalabad Regional Management Office Swedish Committee for Afghanistan handed over three access to clean drinking water projects in Goshta district of Nangarhar province, worth 3,9 million Afs which was implemented under CGLP (Community Governance and Livelihood Project) of SCA’s Rural Development Programme.