Afghanistan

Afghan Economic Projects Suspended for Lack of Funds

… of Finance has raised concerns among citizens, saying this will lead the country into greater poverty and will increase the unemployment rate.

by · Wednesday, 14 July 2021 · Afghanistan

A New Wave Of Afghan Refugees Finds Shelter In Turkey

ISTANBUL — Fleeing poverty and war in their home country, Afghan refugees are turning to Turkey, one of the few nations hosting Afghans by the …

by · Wednesday, 7 July 2021 · Afghanistan, Turkey

Afghanistan at ‘crisis point’ in battle to contain COVID-19

… the constant threat of violence, displacement, food insecurity, and poverty. … on our fragile health system and millions of people living in poverty.

by · Friday, 18 June 2021 · Afghanistan, Turkey

A Transition Era Towards a Vibrant and Prosperous Afghanistan: Op-Ed

… of quality education system, paralyzed healthcare services, dire poverty, and hunger are the consequences of the never-ending war in the country.

by · Monday, 7 June 2021 · Afghanistan

Childbearing In Afghanistan Is Risky. Doctors Say Family Planning Can Help

Pregnant women in Afghanistan face high risks of complications or death in childbirth, and there are dangers to their infants resulting from poverty and …

by · Wednesday, 2 June 2021 · Afghanistan

Afghanistan Shuts Schools In 16 Provinces Amid COVID-19 Rise

Poverty and poor health infrastructure along with ongoing violence between armed groups like the Taliban who are opposed to the central …

by · Saturday, 29 May 2021 · Afghanistan

Afghanistan Reels From Economic Fallout Of International Troop Withdrawal

Afghanistan’s poverty rate has worsened noticeably, rising to 72 percent in 2020, up from 55 percent a year before. Meanwhile, unemployment hasĀ …

by · Saturday, 1 May 2021 · Afghanistan

Humanitarian Crisis Brewing Along Iran-Pakistan Border As Fuel Carriers Trapped In Scorching Heat

… a livelihood for tens of thousands of men in Balochistan, Pakistan’s most impoverished province reeling from violence, poverty, and unemployment.

by · Wednesday, 28 April 2021 · Afghanistan, Iran, Pakistan

Digging And Desperate: Afghans Risk Lives To Illegally Mine Gold

Driven by poverty, people in Afghanistan’s Badakhshan Province are risking their lives to illegally mine gold in the mountains. Using primitive tools, theĀ …

by · Tuesday, 20 April 2021 · Afghanistan

‘Here At Least We Can Live In Peace’: Pakistani Cave Dwellers Flee War And Poverty

Some were displaced by military operations and violence, others were driven to them by poverty. They say they can at least live in peace in the caves, …

by · Wednesday, 14 April 2021 · Afghanistan, Pakistan