1. Nov. 2022 - 31. Oct. 2023
Balkh, Herat
Humanitarian and Community Cohesion Project / HCC

Project Goal:

Vulnerable people in Balkh and Herat can meet their immediate food/nutrition needs and gain the knowledge, skills, and tools of family cohesion and conflict resolution on their own (The people will know their rights and will be able to resolve their conflict by the knowledge they have got from the project and make decisions by their own).

Project Main Activities:

• Do No Harm assessment at the targeted district level
• Beneficiary selection in the targeted districts in consultation with community leaders and administration, in Balkh and Herat provinces. The Household head will be considered a beneficiary for the project. HASEL project beneficiaries are excluded from this project
• Consultation with other NGOs for avoiding duplication while beneficiary selection
• Distribution of $100 to 490 households to meet immediate basic needs.
1. The $100 amount has been finalized concerning the market survey of the basic raw material prices and FSAC cluster in the Balkh and Herat provinces. It will be the one-off distribution of cash.
• Coordination meetings with the community leaders and administration, food security, other clusters, and key. stakeholders regularly.
• Gender-based violence workshop for project participants.
• Family-based violence workshop by SDO trainers.

1. Oct. 2022 - 31. March. 2024
Kandahar & Urozgan
Afghanistan Community Resilience and Livelihoods Project / ACRLP

Project Goal:
The Project Development Objective (PDO) is to provide short-term livelihood opportunities and deliver urgent basic services in rural and urban areas of Afghanistan. A total of 1 million households are expected to be direct beneficiaries of Components 1 to 3 while a total population of around 9 million is expected to benefit from the services of the infrastructure subprojects financed under this Project.

1. Jan. 2022 - 31. Dec. 2022
Just Future

Project Goal:

The Just Future project works to mobilize communities around their common interest for co-existence, tolerance, and peaceful society. This goal is considered to be achieved via inter-community harmony sessions and gatherings at different levels.

Project Main Activities:

• Mobilizing the People's Peace Network:
A. Mobilizing the People's peace network.
B. Assist the project team in identifying the target groups.
C. Conduct the local level events.
D. Assist in data collection.

• Organize local-level dialogues that bring together various participants at the community level for inter-community harmony and to improve civic space.

• Organize national-level dialogue that brings together various participants.

• provinces to influence the decision-makers.

• To reach wider communities in Afghanistan.

• To develop two thematic papers.

24. April. 2022 - 24. Aug. 2022
Daikundi & Maidan Wardak
Primary Health and Trauma Care Services in Hard to Reach and Conflict Affected Areas / PHTS

Project Goal:

Communities in Maidan wardak and Daikundi provinces are provided with BHC,SHC and  health services to improve the health statues of people with reducing the maternal, new born, infant, child mortality and improve child health; nutrition for target population throughout the project life cycle.

1. To outreach number of Outpatient in OP department for four month.

2. To support Mother and child with ANC, PNC, and Mental health services (social councillor) delivery Nutrition, and vaccination.

Project Main Activities:

1. Supply of medicines & equipment.

2. Mother and child health services will be provided under health care services.

3. Screening of under 5 children and referral of severe acute malnutrition and moderate acute malnutrition cases to BPHS nearby health facilities.

4. BPHS and HFs Coordination in the targeted province.

Jan 2022 - Dec 2022
Zabul, Faryab
Target Supplementary Feeding Program / TSFP

Project Goal:

Treatment of malnourished children under the age of 6-59 months and pregnant and lactating women and improving living and nutrition by the end of year 2022.

Project Main Activities:

Timely delivering of food for malnourished children and mothers in Zabul Province

Public awareness of the relationship between optimal health care, malnutrition of children, pregnant and lactating women in the community.

Treatment of women and children at risk of malnutrition and raising awareness of pregnant and lactating women.

1. Jan. 2022 - 30. Aug. 2022
Herat & Badghis
Seasonal Support Unconditional Program / SSUP

Project Goal:

  1. To prevent the deterioration of the food security status of the highly vulnerable communities and especially the high-risk groups such as women and children in the target districts during the lean season.
  2. To provide food assistance under an unconditional seasonal support project to 218,512 vulnerable women, men, girls, and boys in the target districts of Herat and Badghis province.

Project Main Activities:

• Conduct vulnerability assessment in finding out the real target group (verification of the target group) if not previously carried out

• Establishment of the committee for the identification and selection of eligible beneficiaries as per WFP criteria.

• Identification and selection of the project beneficiaries.

• Biometric identification of the beneficiaries before distribution, wherever applicable.

• Distribution of food to the selected and verified beneficiaries.

• Monitoring and supervising beneficiaries’ selection and food distribution processes.

3. Aug. 2021 - 24.May. 2022
Kabul, Badakhshan, Kandhar, Laghman, & 7 More Provinces.
Baseline Study of Access to justice Project / Search

Project Goal:

Analysis of women and children’s access to justice in nine select provinces of Afghanistan as a baseline component of the project “CSOs for Accountable Justice: Empower CSOs and Media to improve Access to Justice and Provision of Legal Aid”.

Project Main Activities:

  1. To understand and map the state of legal aid and justice services available in the target provinces.
  2. Identify existing gaps and barriers for accessing justice, especially legal aid services and other legal support mechanisms by the community, especially by women and children.
1. July. 2021 - 29. June. 2022
Madrassas, Securitisation and Hybrid Warfare in Afghanistan

Project Goal:

To support and promote institutional reforms and regulatory oversight of the madrassa system in Afghanistan.

Project Main Activities:

  1. Updating Peace Education Curriculum for use in madrassas: Adding materials with Islamic perspectives.
  2. Researching best practices from Muslim countries with similar experience of madrassa reform including Pakistan and Bangladesh to learn from their experience developing madrassas regulatory body (online).
  3. Reaching out to NED to help developing a network of their partners in Pakistan and Bangladesh for on madrassa regulatory body.
  4. Analysis the Phase-I research data and research report, develop and research on the implications of South Asian radical madrassas on Afghan politics and education system.
15. June. 2021 - 15. June. 2022
Home-Based Care Project for COVID-19

Project Goals:

1. Province mobile healthcare services to communities and IDPs with a special focus on mother and child health, COVID-19 case management, and provision of essential primary healthcare services in Kabul city and its related districts.
2. Provide home-based care support to COVID-19 patients in their respective communities. This will also include increased risk communication among the public and the target population.
3. Provide COVID-19 vaccination support and demand generation for COVID-19 Vaccine —newly added.

Project Main Activities:

Increase access to primary healthcare for IDPs with a special focus on women and children.

  Increase risk communication, case detection, and case management of COVID-19 in the targeted population, i.e. students, IDPs, and general communities.

 Refer/ manage suspected severe cases to/in COVID-19 hospitals   Provide essential primary health care services to IDPs.

Jul 2020 - Jun 2021
Madrassas Reform Research


The overall goal of this intervention is that through comprehensive research and mapping activities, we produce sets of analytical policy data used for the prevention of teachings and dissemination of intolerance and extremist ideas propagated by extremists in unregulated and unregistered madrassas across Afghanistan. This program also will empower relevant government agencies and international partners to develop and implement reform and regulatory mechanisms for the unregistered madrassas across the country.
Main Activities:
  • Madrassa literature review
  • Developing materials for research training and orientation
  • Official permission and coordination with the authorities (Reps. Ministry of Haj-Religious Affairs and Ministry of Education)
  • Field researchers training and orientation by field supervisors
  • Advocating research findings back with local communities and support their reporting with recommendation to local elders, religious authorities and government officials
Aug 2020
Kabul, Zabul
The Overall objectives of the project are to protect our citizens from the spread of COVID-19 to respond and mitigate the threat posed by COVID-19 in Afghanistan and to strengthen national health systems preparedness and capacity to respond to public health emergencies
Main Activities:
  • To increase public awareness and promote healthy behaviors in regard to COVID-19
  • To conduct community surveillance and early detection of COVID-19 suspected cases
  • To ensure infection prevention and control measures at the health facilities and community level
  • To manage and isolate cases of COVID-19 suspected and confirmed
Oct 2019 - Mar 2020
Kabul, Zabul, Faryab
Provide Vaccine Services
Vaccination to prevent polio, reduce paralysis and other diseases for children and mothers and reduce various diseases such as paralysis by 90% until the end of project
Main Activities:
  • Vaccine Adaptation for Children and Mothers
  • Adaptation of Anti-paralysis Vaccine to reduce Paralysis and Health Services
  • Immunity using the implementation of the National vaccine program
Sep 2019 - Aug 2022
Heart, Balkh
Households Adopt Sustainable Economic Livelihoods (HASEL)
Eligible men and women in Heart and Balkh to empower and take ownership of social and economic inclusion
Main Activities:
  • Create training packages for the chosen diversified livelihoods/value chain/ and chose crops
  • Providing training on management and marketing of diversified crops on the farmer/HH heads
  • conducting meeting between lead farmers, community and other stakeholders
  • Distribution of toolkit to saffron farmers/HH heads for diversified crops
Apr 2019 - Dec 2020
Malaria Disease
85% Reduction in malaria Disease by the end of 2020
Main Activities:
  • Effective diagnosis and treatment of Malaria
  • Delivery of health packages on time
  • Capacity building for effective diagnosis, prevention and treatment of Malaria diseases 
Jan 2019 - Jun 2021
Kabul, Zabul, Faryab
To improve the health of Afghanistan people, especially to reduce the mortality of mothers, infants, and children under one year, reduce the incidence of infectious diseases, and improve the health and nutrition of children
Main Activities:

The ultimate objectives of this assignment are:

  1. First and foremost, the contract aims to improve access, utilization, and quality of the curative and preventive health care services in the BPHS equitably and sustainably through the implementation of BPHS. The main components of the BPHS (2010) are the following:
  • Maternal and New Born Care
  • Child Health and Immunization
  • Public Nutrition 
  • Treatment and Control of Communicable Diseases
  • Mental Health
  • Disability and Physical Rehabilitation Services
  • Regular Supply of Essential Drugs

     2. To strengthen the Afghanistan government's legitimacy and visibility at services delivery points, particularly at the community level

     3. To strengthen managerial autonomy and enhance the efficiency of BPHS facilities at the provincial level

May 2017 - Oct 2021
Uruzgan, Zabul
Citizens' Charter National Priority Program
The Citizens' Charter aims to build united villages, neighborhoods, and cities, improve the relationship between the Government and its people and reduce poverty by providing basic services. By channeling resources and support, the government will ensure the means to develop villages and cities as the CDCs will lead the development process and make sure that all men, women, and children are included in development initiatives and activities. Communities will participate in planning building/Rehabilitating the projects, monitoring progress, and the Government's provision of the minimum services.
Main Activities:
  • Community Mobilization 
  • Elections of CDCs & CCDCs and formation of Sub-Communities
  • Sources/Poverty Analysis and Needs Assessment
  • Community Development Plans of CDCs & CCDCs 
  • Capacity building of CDCs-CCDCs & Sub-Communities
  • Monitoring, Evaluation, and Social Audit
Jun 2016 - Dec 2017
Community Watch
Effective community monitoring of Afghan National and Local Police.
Main Activities:
  • 15 community dialogue meetings
  • 3 round training/ workshops for CW committee members on effective police performance monitoring
  • 3 Award events to appreciate good performance of police.
Jul 2016 - Dec 2020
Lobby and Advocacy for Access to Justice
To have an accountable system accessible for all Afghans including men, women and children from community to national level
Main Activities:
  • Conduct Training workshop on Lobby & Advocacy
  • Capacity building of local CSo stakeholders on lobbying and Advocacy
  • Comprehensive Baseline assessment
  • Lobby and Advocacy for behavioral change of supreme court, MoJ and prosecutor for implementation of human rights
  • Creating platform for L&A at National and provincial level
  • Recording and publicizing deviations made by local judges and prosecutors
  • Media and community representatives attend allowed court sessions.
July 2016 - Feb 2019
Herat, Ghor
Support for Peace Activist
Support women role in peacebuilding activities in national level
Main Activities:
  • Establish peace promotion committees in Herat and Ghor provinces
  • Capacity building of 60 members of peace committees in Herat and Ghor
  • Capacity building of 1000 community members in Ghor and Herat provinces
May 2016 - Apr 2019
Herat, Balkh
Saffron Value Chain
Supporting Enhanced Economic Development through Saffron (SEEDS)
Main Activities:
  • Improved capacity of 2,000 saffron farmers to maximise quality through cultivation and processing.
  • Improved organisational and technical capacity of 30 saffron enterprises.
  • Strengthened coordination between value chain stakeholder.
Apr 2016 - Dec 2016
Youth Leadership & Literacy
Young girls and boys take responsibilities and act as positive role models and active citizens in the development of a peaceful society.
Main Activities:
  • Identification of 510 boys and girls who were unable to attend formal schools in collaboration from community heads
  • Enabling 510 boys and girls to read and write
  • Training 510 boys and girls on Peacebuilding issues
Mar 2016 - Dec 2016
Saffron Value Chain (Herat)
Enhance the sustainability of the saffron value chain in Herat.
Main Activities:
  • To conduct a comprehensive research study on Saffron Value Chain in Herat province.
  • To enhance the capacities of 1,600 of farmers in saffron hygienic practices.
Jan 2016 - Dec 2016
Peacebuilding through Inclusive & Improved Ethnic & Tribal Groups
Peacebuilding through Inclusive & Improved Ethnic & Tribal Groups-Faryab
Main Activities:
  • Conduct literacy courses for peacebuilding shura members
  • Conduct inclusivity survey and developing database
  • Conduct peacebuilding and conflict resolution initial and refresher workshops for peacebuilding shura members
  • Conduct peace education classes in schools and madrasas
Jul 2015 - Dec 2016
Balkh, Jawzjan
Working Together for Poverty Eradication
Contribution towards reducing poverty, primarily of the women and marginalized populations in target communities.
Main Activities:
  • Capacity building of 300 youth association members and 600 peace council members in event management, campaigns, advocacy, good governance, human rights, gender based violence, civic education, transparency and leadership
Feb 2015 - Feb 2017
Badghis, Helmand, Nangarhar
Support for IDPs and Returnees
Strengthened capacity of local government actors and institutions to facilitate durable solutions for vulnerable Afghan IDPs and returnees.
Main Activities:
  • Assess government capacity relating to IDP and returnees response and key strategic skills.
  • Train key government stakeholders at the provincial level and community institutions on IDP and Returnee policy implementation
Apr 2014 - Mar 2017
Kabul, Herat, Balkh, Kandahar, Nangarhar
Improve Peacebuilding practice at SDO, other CSOs and key social groups.
Main Activities:
  • Formulating and implementing policies and procedures for organizational efficiency at SDO
  • Capacity building of CSOs in Peacebuilding so that they integrate Peacebuilding in their projects and programs
  • Advocacy and policy influencing for Peacebuilding at national and sub-national level
  • Increasing coordination and collaboration among CSOs through networking and taking up joint initiatives
  • Acting as resource center for other CSOs in Peacebuilding and conflict resolution
  • Increasing awareness through publications on Peacebuilding and conflict resolution