WHAT WE DO

OFSD works to address the pressing development challenges in Afghanistan. Our areas of practices include Economic Development, Education, Women’s Empowerment and Gender Equality, Youth, Democracy and Governance, Transparency and Accountability, Monitoring and Evaluation, and Crisis Response.

OUR IMPACT

March 1, 2020

Building the Capacity of Afghan Ministry of Counter Narcotics

Afghanistan is the world’s largest opium producer, with 63 percent of global cultivation and 82 percent of global production of raw opium. Opium poppy cultivation and […]
March 1, 2020

Enhancing Economic Opportunities for Afghan Women

A particularly concerning challenge is the low level of economic empowerment of Afghan women. While women constitute about half of the estimated 37 million population of […]

ABOUT AFGHANISTAN

37.1

Million


Population Total
20.68

Billion


GDP (US$)
%54

Of population live below national poverty line
181

Kids Rights Index Ranking
143

Gender Inequality
Index Ranking
%37.1

Of Afghans are literate
%23.9

Unemployment
Rate
64

Life Expectancy
173

Corruption Perception Index Ranking
170

HDI Ranking

WORK WITH US

Our diverse and dedicated development professionals range from recent graduate students to experts.