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News Afghanistan » Health: Can Iran and Afghanistan cooperate to bring an oasis back from the dead?

News channel or source: http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/02/can-iran-and-afghanistan-cooperate-bring-oasis-back-dead
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

In the early 1950s, Afghanistan built Kajaki Dam on the Helmand ... In 2016, Zabol had the highest levels of fine particulates of any city anywhere, according to the World Health Organization—an annual mean of 217 micrograms per cubic meter of the ...

News Afghanistan » Health: Afghanistan's Lone Psychiatric Hospital Reveals Mental Health Crisis Fueled By War

News channel or source: http://wamc.org/post/afghanistans-lone-psychiatric-hospital-reveals-mental-health-crisis-fueled-war
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Nearly 40 years of violent conflict is driving a growing mental health crisis in Afghanistan. While accurate data on mental health issues are not available in Afghanistan, the World Health Organization estimates more than a million Afghans suffer from ...

News Afghanistan » Health: A Look Inside the First All-Female TV News Station in Afghanistan

News channel or source: https://www.glamour.com/story/inside-zan-tv-first-all-female-news-station-in-afghanistan
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

with little agency or ability to access health care, education, or legal support. In 2009 UNICEF said that Afghanistan was “without a doubt the most dangerous place to be born,” and the risks are particularly high for girls. Two years later Save the ...

News Afghanistan » Health: Afghanistan: Close Ties between Health Centers and Community Promote Health in Panjshir Province

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/afghanistan/afghanistan-close-ties-between-health-centers-and-community-promote-health
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

"We come here any time there is an illness or an emergency." Public awareness health campaigns are proving effective in Panjshir Province as villagers are seeking treatment in health centers. This is the result of the close collaboration between health ...

News Afghanistan » Health: India, Iran agree to step up efforts to help Afghanistan

News channel or source: http://www.pulse.ng/news/world/india-iran-agree-to-step-up-efforts-to-help-afghanistan-id7998779.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

health and agriculture. Modi said both countries wanted to increase economic cooperation, regional connectivity and improve energy security to reach landlocked Afghanistan and central Asia via the southern Iranian port of Chabahar. The port, which was ...

News Afghanistan » Health: Its unfair to blame Pakistan for failed strategies in Afghanistan: Aizaz

News channel or source: https://nation.com.pk/14-Feb-2018/its-unfair-to-blame-pakistan-for-failed-strategies-in-afghanistan-aizaz?show=previewutm_medium=PoliticsNewz?version=amp
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Recent violence in Afghanistan and continued erosion of territorial hold ... Citing examples of cooperation in diverse areas such as trade, agriculture, energy, water, health and education, Ambassador Aizaz said that Pakistan has much to gain by working ...

News Afghanistan » Health: Deadly bomb attacks in Afghanistan leave street cleaners with a gruesome task

News channel or source: https://www.seattletimes.com/nation-world/deadly-bomb-attacks-in-afghanistan-leave-street-cleaners-with-a-gruesome-task/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Powerful explosions can tear human bodies into unrecognizable pieces. Even after police and health workers have carried wounded victims to hospitals and corpses to morgues, bits of flesh and bone often remain behind. The cleaners wash bloodstains and ...

News Afghanistan » Health: Pakistan asks Trump to help fund border fence with Afghanistan

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/pakistan-asks-trump-to-help-fund-border-fence-with-afghanistan/ar-BBJb4As
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Photograph: Saeed Achakzai/Reuters Pakistan is building a fence along its border with Afghanistan, and it wants Donald Trump ... park and bazaar being built along with health centres. These are unprecedented public investments in a long neglected area.

News Afghanistan » Health: 7 things you should know about the crisis in Afghanistan

News channel or source: https://www.nrc.no/news/2018/february/7-things-you-should-know-about-the-crisis-in-afghanistan/
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

Afghanistan is currently one of the world's most dangerous ... 1.6 million have an urgent need for health services. 1.1 million have an urgent need for water and sanitation services. Aid workers are under attack. Last year a total of 17 aid workers were ...

News Afghanistan » Health: Pentagon watchdog raises doubts about Afghan war progress

News channel or source: http://mynorthwest.com/902707/pentagon-watchdog-raises-doubts-about-afghan-war-progress/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

The report also described a dim picture for the international humanitarian relief work that is being done in Afghanistan, which has more than 1.9 million displaced people in need of assistance such as shelter, food and health care. The U.S. Agency for ...