Our Projects In Afghanistan

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Vocational Training and Literacy Programs for women, youth and IDPs:

MEHHRO had successfully trained over 15,000 women, youth and IDPs in vocational skills and functional literacy. Over 50 different projects were implemented under this category covering 14 provinces. Training on handbag making, shoes & sandals making, Embroidery and tailoring skills, building construction skills, carpentry, electronic equipment repair, steel work and in many other trades and skills. This skills training was also supported by providing basic and functional literacy training and business development support. We also provided assistance in job placement for successful candidates. These projects were funded by UNIFEM, USAID, GIZ and The Asia Foundation and other funding partners.

No Name of Donor / Sponsor Organisation Project Title Location / Province Overview of Project Project Start Year Project end year
1 AWDP / USAID Vocational Training and Employment services for construction workers Mazar-e-Sharif To provide vocational training to mid-level construction workers- to provide business management training for women - to provide employment services to trainees- To provide job placement and promotion services to 230 semi and mid-level employees. Jan 20 2015 Sep 19, 2015
2 GIZ Basic construction skills Balkh and Jawzjan Providing vocational trainings to 192 IDPs May 23, 2015 Sep 23, 2015
3 WFP General Food Distribution, ESRP, Food for Asset Khost province Brooks cleaning, repairing roads and Karezs cleaning in different locations over 2 months Construction of Protection wall- distribution of Food items in case of emergencies, to refugees, etc. May 2014 December 2014
4 SIKA-East Embroidery Training Baraki Barak, Logar To provide a 36 days embroidery training to 40 household women.The overall goal of the projectwas empowerment of women in Baraki Barak district of Logar Province through embroidery vocational training. December 2013 February 2014
5 AWDP / USAID Vocational Training and Employment services for construction workers Kunduz To provide vocational training to mid-level construction workers- to provide business management training for women - to provide employment services to trainees- to provide job placement services April 2013 September 2013
6 AWDP / USAID To provide vocational training to mid-level construction workers- to provide business management training for women - to provide employment services to trainees- to provide job placement services Mazar-e-Sharif To provide vocational training to mid-level construction workers- to provide business management training for women - to provide employment services to trainees- to provide job placement services December 2012 October 2013
7 WFP School feeding and General Food Distribution Paktia, Paktika, Khost Distribution of High Nutrition biscuits and oil to students registered with government schools- distribution of Food items in case of emergencies, to refugees, etc. May 2013 December 2013
8 WFP Conditional Seasonal Support, Khost, Paktika Paktika, Khost Brooks cleaning, repairing roads and Karezs cleaning in different locations over 2 months - improve the local infrastructure - rehabilitation and the cleaning of brooks and Karezs and the reparation of roads, the project directly addresses the problem of the pollution of the water and of malnutrition. May 2013 August 2013
9 WFP Food for work Terezayi, Gurbuzand Mondozai, Khost Reparation of roads, cleaning of karezs and brooks- distribution of food to workers, in exchange of work. November 2012 January 2013
10 IRD Skill and literacy Program for Men Jaji Aryoub and Ahmad Khail, Paktia Provide learning opportunitiesto men so that they will becapacitated on reading, writingand skills development,-provision of training in tailoring radio and tape recorder repair,steel work, and carpentry-assist and provide education opportunity and vocationaltraining-facilitate and promote locale entrepreneurship- facilitate market access adlinkage for the trainees. May 2010 January 2011
11 IRD Cherma Dozi literacy and gender Training Jaji Aryoub District,Paktia Provide learning opportunitiesfor 120 women so that womenwill be capacitated in reading,writing and doing numeracy-Provision of Cherma Dozi Vocational training to 120women to improve their livingconditions-Provision of gender awarenesstrainings to the 120 women. February 2009 October 2009
12 GTZ Handbag making Training & literacy course for women Dashti Archi, Kunduz Vocational training course for women to learn how to make handbags-literacy training for women October 2004 February 2005