Your guide to the World Bank Group
- 750,000 Afghan households facing food insecurity and hunger have received food and basic necessities packages. Over 5 million households are expected to benefit.
- Two World Bank projects support this relief effort through the Afghan government’s Dastarkhwan-e-Meli program, which aims to alleviate hunger and unemployment for the most vulnerable.
- Local Community Development Councils buy the relief packages from local providers, thus helping create jobs and stimulate local economies.