Provincial Department of Public Health (SPAD)

Livestock & Women Empowerment

The project aimed to provide comprehensive assistance to widowed women in 2014 in the Marjah, Lashkar Gah, and Nad Ali districts of Helmand province. It targeted 600 widows as primary beneficiaries, offering them training and tools to support their families. The goal was to help them achieve financial independence by supplying goats and necessary equipment through a collaboration with a local NGO. Funding was provided by the Provincial Department of Agriculture (SPAD) with an amount of 33,884 USD, and the project spanned a duration of 4 months.