Where we work

BAAG's Member organisations work across a large number of Afghanistan's provinces.  Click on the provinces of the map below to see which organisations are present there and details of their programmes. 


Some of our members - Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International UK, Child Soldiers International and Global Witness - operate on a nation-wide basis rather than in specific provinces. 


Afghanistan provincial map Nimroz Helmand Kandahar Zabul Paktika Khost Paktya Nangarhar Kunar Nuristan Badakhshan Takhar Kunduz Balkh Jawzjan Faryab Badghis Herat Farah Ghor Daykundi Uruzgan Sari Pul Ghazni Wardak Logar Kabul Laghman Parwan Kapisa Panjsher Baghlan Samangan Bamyan


  • Strengthening Afghan Governance and Alternative Livelihoods

    Building capacity of agricultural associations and improving service delivery to their members, strengthening key value chains.

    This programme is in partnership with the Aga Khan Foundation. 

  • Oxfam


    Great IDEA (Girls’ Rights to Education in Afghanistan through Innovative Distance Education)

    From a television studio in Kabul, an experienced teacher broadcasts classes in four science subjects such as Maths, Chemistry, Biology and Physics. This is broadcasted live to classroom televisions in 62 schools in Parwan, Kapisa, Panjsher and Kabul provinces. After the 20-minute lesson, the students and teachers are able call the studio, in real time, and ask the teacher in Kabul questions about the lesson. They can also phone and leave messages for the master trainer who will provide answers to the questions in the next telecast lesson.

    To raise awareness of the importance of education, especially for girls, a drama, Maktab-e-Sokhta (Burnt School), has also been developed and is broadcast via radio.

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  • Oxfam

    Governance | Women

    Bayan II

    Project focuses on women in the security forces.  It's long term goals are centered on inclusion (ensuring there are more women included in the security sector) and protection (ensuring women are safer inside the security forces). It also support women to enter and work effectively in parliament. 

    Bayan activities are diverse, ranging from using social media, trainings/workshops, community mobilization, engaging youth and academia, research, direct advocacy, monitoring of relevant, government policies, hotline (free consultation via phone), TV/Radio dramas and shows, roundtables, etc. Bayan national and international partners are working at local, national and international levels, engaging youth, activists, actors and stakeholders. Through advocacy, influencing and awareness rising, it is aimed to achieve more responsive and inclusive security sector and more women inclusion in leadership and politics.

    This is a consortium project with Gender Concerns International and Cordaid, funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs.  

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  • Tearfund

    Agriculture & rural development | Community development

    Working with village communities in remote districts to provide electricity through micro hydro-power plants.  All components are either locally produced or assembled. To date 325 MHP systems have been installed.  10 new village communities are planned for 2015 with 8,000 beneficiaries.

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  • Tearfund

    Community development | Education

    Enabling & Mobilising Afghan Disabled programme

    The project aims to strengthen and empower people with disabilities towards full participation in every aspect of life – utilising rehabilitation, awareness, advocacy, education, as well as social and economic support. The main activities of the project are as follows:

    • Community-based rehabilitation support
    • Advocacy 
    • Inclusive and integrated education
    • Special classes for children with intellectual disabilities
    • Braille materials production and Afghan Sign Language development

    2015 beneficiaries = 28,200 in Kabul and Parwan

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