In the coming years the focus of DCA Livestock Programs will be on establishing farmer extension and business groups with special attention on the empowerment of women, linking farmers in the value chain to providers and traders, and supporting the public-private partnership in the delivery of veterinary services.
At the end of 1979, the Soviet army invaded Afghanistan and within a few days occupied most of the strategic places. The impact in terms of damage and human suffering was dramatic. Everywhere around the world, especially in Europe, NGOs came together to offer aid and support to the Afghan people. One of them was the Committee for a Free Afghanistan, later renamed the Dutch Committee for Afghanistan. Read more >>