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Patients consulted SCA health care facilities during 2019.
Children with disabilities attend ordinary school classes with the support from SCA during 2019.
Out of 94 604 students in SCA schools are girls in the year 2019.
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
He sees dark but thinks bright
He received primary education from the Disability Program of SCA and now teaches a class in the village.
From apprentice to a small business owner
The Swedish Committee for Afghanistan in the north has conducted vocational trainings for women living in villages and remote areas.
SCA’s Country Director and Programme Director visits health programme activities in Chak and Sayed Abad districts of the Wardak province
In addition to the provision of primary and secondary healthcare services through the network of 77 health facilities including a provincial and tw