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An ARTF supported project has helped boost fruit, plant, and vegetable production and improve nutrition in northern Afghanistan.

Zakia, a resident of Ulmarab village in Afghanistan, grows mushrooms and is the only self-employed woman in her village. Photo: Rumi Consultancy/ World Bank
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“Until recently, we didn't visit a doctor and had always used home remedies,” says Sharifa. Read more how the trend has changed.

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Oct 10, 2017

Country Update October 2017 - The World Bank Group in Afghanistan

Summarizes the World Bank Group’s ongoing operations aimed at development in various sectors and job creation in Afghanistan.

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Sep 30, 2017

Afghanistan Program Snapshot

Economic recovery is slow as continued insecurity curtails private investment and consumer demand. Growth remains principally driven by ...

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Afghanistan: Helping Support Growth and Stability

Afghanistan’s achievements in the last ten years have been impressive in many ways. The coming years will be critical to strengthening ...

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May 21, 2017

Open Data on Afghanistan

The World Bank provides free and open access to a comprehensive set of data about development in countries around the globe, including ...

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