MRRD Fact Sheet

Programme Achievements
National Solidarity Program (NSP)
  • Over 28,183 Community Development Councils (CDCs) have been established throughout all 34 provinces.
  • More than 27,747 CDCs have formulated Community Development Plans which define the project(s) the communities have chosen to implement.
  • More than 59,841 NSP project proposals have been approved since its inception. 
  • Over 47,290 community projects have been completed and now improve the lives of hundreds of thousands of Afghans. The top five community needs are water supply and sanitation, transport, irrigation, power and education.
  • As of 16th December 2011 a total of US$ 945,875,434 million of block grants has been committed,ofwhich US$ 906,582,727 million has been disbursed to 27,157 communities for their projects.
National Area Based Development Programme
  • 265 District Development Assemblies (DDAs) have been established in 32 provinces
  • Orientation training conducted for Provincial Development Committee(PDC) members in 17 provinces
  • More than 850 MRRD employees received professional training.
National Rural Access Programme (NRAP)
  • Km of Road Rehabilitated Since Inception 9,333
  • Number of Bridges Completed Since Inception 102
  • Rm of Bridges Completed Since Inception 1,137
  • Rm of Structures Completed Since Inception 42,372
  • Irrigation Schemes 384
  • Schools 95
  • Clinics 14
  • Water Supply Sector 44
  • Created labor days 13007912
Rural Water Supply and Sanitation (WatSan) ·Over 11371 water points Over 859 hand pumps ·59 pipe schemes for water network ·2,578 water reservoirs ·Hygiene education provided to almost  10 million people