At least 11 women were trampled to death in Afghanistan while in a stadium awaiting visas to leave the country. Most were elderly. The Pakistani Consulate was closed for nearly 8 months due to #COVID19 . Millions of Afghans have fled to Pakistan amid war and economic hardship.
USAID finds private sector solutions to help Afghans access electricity. Today three private companies partnered w/the Afghan gov't to increase affordable reliable power for millions of Afghans through renewable energy:
COVID-19 pushing millions of Afghans into poverty: US watchdog
The future of millions of Afghans depend on renewed partnerships and targeted investments by the international community. We need international solidarity to find a solution now.
There are millions of Afghans who still don't have proper access to healthcare or schools, who never cast a single ballot, who travel on roads of dirt, rock and gravel, who are asked for bribes for tazkiras and passports, official documents All this weakens trust in government
The Afghan govt and Taliban “should urgently work together” with the UN and aid agencies to improve access to health care for the millions of Afghans most at risk from #coronavirus , Human Rights Watch said on Monday. #Afghanistan
Samim and Ramiz represented what is best in Afghans & Afghanistan. They were young, fearless and thoughtful. They challenged and pushed boundaries to deliver news to millions daily. They lost their lives doing this. We are devastated that they are no longer with us
Message from our colleague and friend Abrahim Abid who also happens to be one of Afghanistan’s great treasures. We are very proud of his great work which brings a smile to millions of Afghans’ faces on a weekly basis (and keeps the thugs and politicians honest)
As Iran struggles to care for millions of refugees, dozens of undocumented Afghans study in covert classrooms
Charity with $600k-a-Year Pres. Gets Millions from U.S. to Train “Vulnerable Afghans” ->