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Video October 24, 2019

Rehabilitated Road Improves Mobility and Incomes in Rural Kandahar

Atta Mohammad and his neighbors in Daman district of Kandahar province now enjoy a better life thanks to their village's rehabilitated road that has reduced fare and travel time to schools, hospitals and other essential services. The road has improved mobility for over 9,000 people in three villages of the district and enabled farmers in the area to ship their fresh products to markets in Kandahar City in less than 30 minutes and earn higher incomes.