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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.
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Skilled work is the best alternative for women with disabilities
It is necessary for both women and men with disabilities to have formal education but if they don’t have access to, then learning skills like tailo
Yasamin and Zabihullah want to help people by providing them physiotherapy services
Zabihullah and Yasamin are husband and wife who are fresh graduates of the SCA supported three years physiotherapy diploma training programme namel
Graduation of Forty Physiotherapists in Northern Afghanistan
Afghanistan is one of those countries that suffers from luck of professional physiotherapists.
Zahida’s life saved in Maidan Wardak Hospital
Zahida an 8 years old girl, fell sick at home in Ghazni province. Her siblings took her to a private clinic.