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  • Population: 29121286
  • Size: 647500.0 Km2

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Listening to women and girls diplaced to urban Afghanistan
S. Schmeidl; D. Tyler / Norwegian Refugee Council 2015
Growing numbers of internally displaced people (IDPs) live  in  informal  settlements  in  major  Afghan  urban  centres. Compared with other Afghans they are more likely to be non-literate, to ...
Afghanistan: evaluation portrait
A. Strand; A. Suhrke; Nils Taxell / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD 2016
"Evaluation Portraits" give short summaries of documents used as background for NORAD's series of "Country Evaluation Briefs" (CEB). Each CEB is accompanied with an Evaluation Portrait which may later be updated with new links to rele...
A. Strand; A. Suhrke; Nils Taxell / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD 2016
This brief on Afghanistan is part of a report series from the Evaluation Department – "Country Evaluation Briefs" (CEB) – collecting and summarising existing evaluation findings from selected Norwegian focus countries. The p...
Climate change in Afghanistan: what does it mean for rural livelihoods and food security?
United Nations [UN] Environment Programme 2016
Afghanistan has already been, and will continue to be, heavily affected by the negative impacts of climate change. And it is the most vulnerable people - particularly subsistence farmers and pastoralists who de-pend on natural resourc...
Gender, youth and urban labour market participation: evidence from the tailoring sector in Kabul, Afghanistan
A. Pain; R. Mallett / Overseas Development Institute 2014
The creation of good jobs and decent work in conflict-affected places is widely seen to generate not just better-off households, but also safer societies and more legitimate states. However, so much of the good jobs agenda is dominate...
Development in the 'raw': What livelihood trajectories and poverty outcomes tell us about welfare regimes and resilience in Afghanistan
P. Kantor; A. Pain / Department for International Development, UK 2011
Based on a detailed study of the lives of 64 rural Afghan households since 2002 in three contrasting parts of the country it was found that eight years on many struggle to meet day to day needs and are even worse off than before. Whil...
Stakeholder Perceptions of Agriculture and Nutrition Policies and Practice: Evidence from Afghanistan
N. Poole; C. Echavez; D. Rowland / Leveraging Agriculture for Nutrition in South Asia 2016
Like in other countries in the South Asian region, malnutrition is a serious problem in Afghanistan: the latest national statistics confirm high rates of stunting among vulnerable groups such as children under the age of five (nationa...
Case studies on UNICEF programming in child protection
United Nations Children's Fund 2014
These case studies illustrate how UNICEF support is helping countries to strengthen child protection systems and promote social change to align social norms and practices with child protection. The case studies provide evidence of pos...
Strengthening displaced women's housing, land and property rights in Afghanistan
J. Madzarevic; S. Rao / Norwegian Refugee Council 2014
This report captures the Norwegian Refugee Council’s (NRC) groundbreaking work in Afghanistan, including NRC’s role in bringing greater understanding and visibility to Afghan women’s housing, land and property (WHLP) is...
M. Huber; M. Zupancic 2016
In 2011, Women for Women International (WfWI) received a three-year grant from Human Dignity Foundation (HDF) for its programme, “Stronger Women, Stronger Afghanistan.” The overall goal of WfWI’s Afghanistan programme i...
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