District Development Fund

Afghanistan Strengthening Institutions and Civil Society
January 2020
December 2023

The DDF is designed as a successor program to the “Stabilization Program Northern Afghanistan SPNA “The intervention aims to support infrastructure needs of communities in Takhar and Kunduz provinces to improve the quality of life of the people. The program also contribute to improve community services by building resilient and sustainable cities and communities by promoting stability, and the trust of the population, enhance capacity and strengthen the collaboration between the institutions within the sub‐national governance system.

Current projects

Hiring FP for Facilitation and verification of Covid-10 Emergency Relief Food Package Delivery among communities in Badghis

Hiring Facilitating Partner EZ-KAR, Package#2 (Mehtarlam, Assabadad, Parun)

Hiring facilitating partner (FP) : Urban CCAP Second Additional Financing Expansion : Faizabad

Winterization assistance for vulnerable populations in Badakhshan and Ghor provinces

Eshteghal Zaiee – Karmondena Project (EZ-Kar), Facilitating Partner-EZ-KAR, Package # 4 (Taluqan)

Provision of transitional and emergency shelter and sanitation facilities, food and nutrition assistance to conflict and natural disaster affected communities in hard-to-reach areas, whilst increasing evidence based humanitarian programming in Afghanistan

Safeguarding Agriculture- Livelihoods and rebuilding near-term resilience of drought-impacted vulnerable and food insecure households in Badakhshan Province

Continuing access to education for crisis-affected children in Faryab province of Afghanistan

Post Harvest in the Langhman and Kunar provinces

Provision of emergency food assistance through vouchers to most vulnerable protracted IDPs in Mazar-e-Sharif

The Emergency Response Mechanism in Afghanistan (ERM 10)

Providing lifesaving support to minimize the risk of COVID-19 spreading in communities and schools in Nangarhar, Faryab, Balkh, Takhar and Kunduz

Shelter and Winterization Support to the Emergency Shelter and non-Food Items (ES/NFI) Cluster – REACH Initiative

Accelerating ending open defecation in Afghanistan, Aqcha, Jawzjan provin

Supporting vulnerable girls and boys regain access to education due to Covid-19 related school closures in Jawzjan, Afghanistan

District Development Fund

ACBAR’s Twinning Programme

ACBAR’s Twinning Programme

Responding to shelter and WASH needs of returnees, conflict, and disaster affected populations, whilst increasing evidence based humanitarian programming in Afghanistan

Digital Arts Academy

Digital Arts Academy

Sustained Rural Development Programme (SRDP) Phase IV

Citizens’ Charter Afghanistan Project in Faryab and Badghis