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Japan Contributes $13mn To Help Drought Victims

A generous contribution of US$13 million (¥1.44 billion) from the Government of Japan enhanced WFP’s provision of life-saving assistance through food and cash transfers to more than 675,000 people across Afghanistan.  This contribution that came at the end of 2018

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Korea Donates $2.2mn To Support Drought Victims in Afghanistan

The People and Government of Republic of Korea has donated around USD 2.2 million to support vulnerable children and women affected by displacement due to drought, UNICEF said Sunday. This comes as around 83,000 families across the country are in need

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Residents of Nimroz and Jawzjan in need of drinkable water

Lack of access to potable water has caused great stress to the residents of Nimroz and Ghor provinces. According to the residents, the only source of water currently present for both the provinces is the Helmand River that has recently

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UN to help Afghanistan combat the effects of climate change

The United Nations (UN) would assist Afghanistan with fighting the adverse effects of climate change. United Nations Environment Department announced the implementation of a USD 6mn program in coordination with the Afghan government. The program would be implemented in the

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