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March 2, 2015

OVERVIEW

  • Implementation period: July 2014 – July 2017
  • Project budget: $19.9 million

USAID Capacity Building and Change Management Program II (CBCMP-II) seeks to strengthen managerial and institutional capacity in the Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock, and the ministry’s provincial and district offices.

The program’s overreaching goal is more efficient, better-run government support to Afghanistan’s agricultural sector. A key focus is Afghanistan’s District Agricultural, Irrigation and Livestock (DAIL) offices, which work directly with farmers and herders on a local level.

January 27, 2015

OVERVIEW

USAID Regional Water Management Forum (RWMF) seeks to improve regional transboundary water management and promote sustainable management practices. The $11 million project began in September 2014, and is scheduled to run four years.

January 27, 2015

2015-01-27 DCAR Press Release (Pashto)

January 27, 2015

2015-01-27 DCAR Press Release (English)

January 27, 2015

2015-01-27 DCAR Press Release (Dari)

Signing the agreement
January 27, 2015

Kabul, Afghanistan On January 20, The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) announced a $5 million contribution to Canada’s Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development (DFATD) to support nutrition in Afghanistan.

Nutrition is an important development priority of Afghanistan’s new National Unity Government. US-Canadian funds committed to the Canadian nutrition initiative total $18 million.   

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Last updated: March 02, 2015

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