BRD under its culture heritage program completed damage assessment of culture heritage sites in Ghani and Ningarhar provinces of Afghanistan. 19 site (Stupas, Archaeological site, Historic Buildings) were found in need of repair/ protection. The assessment was conducted in collaboration with the Department of Culture Heritage in Afghanistan through generous support from Prince Clause Fond (PCF)
There are no official statistics on the number of casualties due to air pollution in Afghanistan, but according to the World Air Pollution Authority’s report, there are more than 26,000 deaths in Afghanistan in 2017 and according to UN statistics at the same year, 3483 civilians were killed as a result of the war in Afghanistan. Kabul, a city of about six million people, is considered one of the most polluted capitals in the world. Years of war and instability have ravaged the city’s infrastructure and left thousands struggling with poverty and displacement. In addition to running old cars in the city and consuming low-quality fuels, many families are working to combat the cold and cook food using coal, garbage and plastics.
Under the social protection program for supporting the education for street and vulnerable children, BRD distributed school kits among 600 girl’s student of the primary school in order to encourage them to continue their schools and support the families who are affording to buy school material to their children. Working for better future of vulnerable and street children in Afghanistan!! We are thankful to our partner B1G1.
Under its social protection program, BRD concluded kitchen gardening and animal husbandry training for 30 vulnerable and poor women in the rural district, they have also received necessary vegetable seed and necessary tools to for to start and grow the kitchen garden, to provide the women with the income to improve their livelihood. Action that change lives!! BRD is Thank full to our partner B1G1 for raising donation for this importan program.