KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) launched a new three-year women's empowerment project today. The project aims to strengthen the Ministry of Women's Affairs (MoWA) capacity to support women in Afghanistan.
The Ministry of Women's Affairs Organizational Restructuring and Empowerment Project (MORE) project will be implemented in partnership with the Asia Foundation. MORE is intended to help MoWA advance its policy mandate, gender equality and empowerment in Afghanistan.
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- USAID will continue to fund the wide range of successful health programs in Afghanistan. USAID likewise will maintain its support of the Ministry of Public Health even after current activities end.
USAID commends the Ministry of Public Health and Her Excellency Minister Suraya Dalil for her leadership. Ministry efforts have enabled the international community to contribute to successes that have touched the lives of millions of Afghan men, women and children.
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Last updated: October 24, 2016