One Year On Afghanistan Response:

Afghanistan's crises is considered world's worst humanitarian crises - 92% Afghans still face insufficient food consumption in 2022, with children suffering the most. 

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World Vision has been working in Afghanistan since 2001, when our operations began in response to an emergency. Within a few years, the organisation moved toward rehabilitation and then on to long-term development programming. Since 2011, we have focused our operations in Herat, Ghor and Badghis provinces in the western region of the country.

As World Vision, we strive to ensure all children: experience good health; are educated for life; are cared for, protected and participating, and experience the love of God and their neighbours. We are proud to say that we have an excellent reputation among Afghan communities and feel privileged to be widely accepted in the provinces in which we work. We see everything we do as a partnership between us, communities and our donors.

36.3 million

Population, total


Capital City

18.8 billion

GDP (current US$)