Volunteerism & ICTs: Afghanistan
Afghanistan at a Glance
Get Involved with ICVolunteers' Projects in Afghanistan
ICVolunteers-Switzerland is the Swiss branch of ICVolunteers. Historically, the Swiss office is the cradle of the whole organization. ICVolunteers has local presence in a growing number of countries, including Afghanistan.
We invite you to look over what we are doing in the area.
ICVolunteers Projects in Afghanistan:
Landmines conference: 7th Meeting of the States Parties (7MSP)
While the situation has improved in recent years, antipersonnel landmines are still being laid today, mutilating and killing people together with mines from previous conflicts.
Landmine Survivors Network Meeting on Strategy
Le Réseau des Survivants aux Mines Antipersonnel (LSN), créé par et pour les survivants, permet aux individus, aux familles et aux communautés touchés par les mines de surmonter le traumatisme, de faire valoir leurs droits et respecter leur dignité.
Training for Landmine Survivors
For several years the personal stories presented by landmine survivors have had a significant impact in reminding experts, diplomats and decision-makers of the human faces behind issues being discussed.
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 22:41:27 GMT
The Supreme Court Just Ended My Military Career The New York Times
On Tuesday, the Supreme Court ruled, 5-4, that the Trump administration could reinstate its policy barring most transgender people from serving in the military ...More...
Sat, 05 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Afghanistanâ€™s school for street kids and the Singaporean doctor behind it South China Morning Post
Breshna started working at age six to support herself after her parents died, but Dr Wee Teck Young's non-profit organisation in Kabul has given her â€“ and many ...More...
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 15:58:01 GMT
Afghanistan: Taliban Kill Dozens in Military Base Attack Democracy Now!
In Afghanistan, Taliban fighters killed dozens of security forces at a military intelligence base in Wardak province Monday. Some reports put the number of dead ...More...