Posts Tagged Afghanistan

The Challenge of Bringing Humanitarian Aid into Places of Conflict

How do you send a package to someone you don’t know, who has no address in an area with no government infrastructure […]

Helping Patients in Afghanistan Manage Their Diabetes #HelptheHelpers

Nearly 40 percent of the Afghan population lacks access to basic health services, causing many to suffer from serious, yet preventable, diseases. […]

Emergency Update: Pakistan & Afghanistan Earthquake, 10/28

@BBC Instagram - Earthquake Update

On Monday 26 October at 13:39 Kabul local time, a 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck Badakhshan Province in northern Afghanistan. The earthquake has […]

Emergency Update: Pakistan & Afghanistan Earthquake, 10/27

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The death toll from Monday morning’s 7.5 magnitude earthquake in Afghanistan, which struck near the border with Pakistan, was revised up from […]

Emergency Update: Pakistan / Afghanistan Earthquake, 10/26

Pakistan Afghanistan Earthquake. Photo: The Economist / Instagram

A 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck Afghanistan’s Badakhshan region near the border with Pakistan early Monday morning. So far, most of the damage […]

Sakena Yacoobi Earns Champion for Women’s Health Award

Direct Relief presented Sakena Yacoobi, founder and executive director of the Afghan Institute of Learning, with the 2014 Champion for Women’s Health Award […]