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NOOR Eye Hospitals have been highlighted as a model example for cost recovery in development work. The article highlights how NOOR has demonstrated it is an achievable and workable goal. […]

IAM Afghanistan has a number of Orthopedic Workshops that produce prosthetic legs for amputees as well as other mobility devices. See the workshops in action.

The International Afghanistan Mission’s NOOR Eye Care Program provides provides the majority of eye care in the country. “NOOR” means light in Persian, and it reflects our goal of bringing […]


The Renewable Energy Sources in Afghanistan Project helps communities power themselves with micro-hydro wind and solar power generation for isolated communities. RESAP from IAM on Vimeo.

I am a widow from Qizil Qishlaq a village in Faryab province located in the north-west of Afghanistan. Several years ago, my husband was killed in a traffic accident, leaving […]

Ethical treatment of patients and their right to fair treatment are standards medical professionals value globally.  The significance of ethical standards is essential to all medical and nurse training courses. […]

Baba Safdar is an elderly man, who has become one of our greatest advocates, in teaching men’s Birth and Life Saving Skills (BLiSS) in our community. Every day Baba would […]

Silk Road English Centre (SREC) in the Northern city of Mazar-e-Sharif celebrated the milestone of ten years this past November.  Silk Road English Centre’s highly qualified instructors have always provided […]

In 2012 Mental Health Training Centre-Herat focused on educating the Afghan people about Mental Health. One Doctor Completed a Residency Training in Malaysia 5 Doctors Graduated from Residency Program in […]

Tahmina* was a young woman, who was brought to the clinic, by her father and sister. When she presented to the clinic, she was lying motionless on a bed. Tahmina’s […]

A man traveled a little over five hours from his small village to the bustling city of Mazar-e-Sharif in Northern Afghanistan. Ten years previously he had gotten a pair of […]