Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan

Ministry Of Economic

Directorate of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs)

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  • Complete Report on the Activities of NGOs in 2018

    27 January

    MoEc is willing to launch the report of NGOs for the year 2018 that includes the expenditure and activities of NGOs all over Afghanistan. The main purpose of this report is to show Transparency, Accountability and providing information to the Government, Local people and Donors. The main purpose of this …

  • National and International NGOs List

    27 January

    Click the following links to download the National and International NGOs list.

  • Summary of Activities and Achievements

    27 January

    The main purpose of this report is to show the real picture of the activities of NGOs and development activities of those National and International NGOs which have submitted their reports to MoEc in 2015. Executive Summary:    Executive summary of NGOs    Detailed report of expenditure of NGOs projects by sector    …

About Us

National and international NGOs were rarely active in Afghanistan before 1370s, as an example we can only mention CARE, Asia foundation and International Assistance Mission. There was also no institution for NGOs activities coordination. NGOs began working in Afghanistan in coordination with the ministry of foreign affairs before 1370s. NGOs were mainly active at the refugee camps in Pakistan and Iran during 1380s. Read More

What kind of institutions are NGOs?

Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) are voluntary in nature which operates as non-profitable, non-political institution for the social welfare and development of communities.

Law on Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs)

This law is enacted for the purpose of regulating the activities of domestic and foreign non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in Afghanistan.

Difference between NGOs and profitable organizations (companies)

NGOs as non-profit organizations are established by volunteer, like-minded people who will work regardless of the material interests do social and cultural activities for public utility.

Coordinating Organizations

Directorate of the NGO Coordination – Ministry of Economy has been the only place of registration for non-government organization in the country; moreover, four of the organizations have been selected as coordination bodies.