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Patients consulted SCA health care facilities during 2018.
Children with disabilities attend ordinary school classes with the support from SCA during 2018.
Out of 87 661 students in SCA schools are girls in the year 2018.
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
Halema is no more perceived a disabled
Halema Rahmani, 23, lives in Mazar city of Balkh Province. She has disability in her leg.
The girl who struggles for her future
Nasira Haqjou, who received professional training two years ago from the disability programme of the Swedish Committee for Afghanistan in Mazar-e-S
A father who considers educating his daughters a duty
A resident of central Sharana of Paktika province named Mia Khan travels 12 kilometers on a motorbike daily to get his daughters to school and then