Afghanistan

Billions In Aid Needed To Help Afghan Children This Year, Says Charity

Afghans are suffering from a combination of violent conflict, poverty, and the coronavirus pandemic. “It’s a desperately bad situation that needs urgent …

by · Tuesday, 19 January 2021 · Afghanistan

How feasible is the government employees’ salary uniforming plan?

Afghanistan is a poverty-stricken country that unemployment is one of the factors that significantly contribute and exacerbate the rate of poverty in …

by · Friday, 15 January 2021 · Afghanistan

Victims of War and Conflicts: Child Labor in Afghanistan

In fact child labor and poverty are directly connected as poverty increase child labor increase as well. The impacts of child labor on the children mental …

by · Thursday, 17 December 2020 · Afghanistan

Jeff Bezos Ex-Wife Gives Away $4.2Bn in Four Months

“Economic losses and health outcomes alike have been worse for women, for people of color, and for people living in poverty. Meanwhile, it has …

by · Wednesday, 16 December 2020 · Afghanistan

Swedish Committee Urges Further “Attention to Rights” of PWD

… on providing rehabilitation, equalization of opportunities, poverty reduction and promoting inclusion of people with disabilities in society. “SCA is one …

by · Thursday, 3 December 2020 · Afghanistan

ADB Approves $100M for Fights against COVID-19 in Afghanistan

Poverty is expected to reach up to 72% this year from 55% in 2017, with an additional six million people falling into poverty, to mitigate adverse …

by · Thursday, 3 December 2020 · Afghanistan

Women’s organizations — key to reaching girls and women affected by COVID-19 in Afghanistan

This story is part of a series of field diaries from UNICEF staff focused on reimagining and delivering a gender equitable world, including living out the organization’s Five Actions for Gender Equality in the COVID-19 Response. Even before the COVID-1…

by · Wednesday, 25 November 2020 · Afghanistan

Ghani Urges Pakistan to ‘Overcome Distrust that has Haunted’ Bilateral Relations

Addressing the ongoing poverty that hit roughly 50 percent of the country, Ghani said the common interest and “focus” are what inspire both leaders to …

by · Friday, 20 November 2020 · Afghanistan, Pakistan

Atmar Foresees Reduction in Int’l Community’s Aid to Afghanistan

Poverty, Unemployment Still a Challenge for Afghans … index and has described poverty and unemployment among major challenges for Afghans.

by · Monday, 16 November 2020 · Afghanistan

IMF: Poverty, Unemployment Still a Challenge for Afghans

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) in a report has assessed Afghanistan’s economic index and has described poverty and unemployment among …

by · Saturday, 14 November 2020 · Afghanistan