Despite there is severe challenges in addressing women and girls in Afghanistan, significant progress has been made in women’s right, health and education with support of international community, the Afghan Government and civil society organizations. Since 2003 The Italian Agency for Development cooperation with Afghan Government continues to support women’s economic empowerment, women’s rights awareness, eradication of violence against women and girls, improve women’s health and education.











• The IADC funding projects aimed to improving the economic empowerment and rights of women, partnering with Italian NGOs and local civil society organizations.

• IADC stablished a project on delivering vocational training and access to women employment in close collaboration with the Ministry of Labor, Social Affairs, Martyrs and Disabled, and the Ministry of Women Affairs in 4 Provinces (Herat, Bamiyan, Badakhshan and Ghor).