Today: Thursday 23-2-2017
ACBAR’s Regional Offices in Jalalabad and Mazar:
In order to facilitate effective coordination of humanitarian assistance efforts across the country, ACBAR has two regional offices in Jalalabad and Mazar-e-Sharif. ACBAR disseminates information through its regional offices to different stakeholders in the regions, including line ministries’ departments, UN Agencies, and NGOs.
Both offices serve to facilitate the work of members, share information, maintain good relations with the NGO community, Government and donors. The offices coordinate activities and conduct advocacy when it is needed.
In 2015, ACBAR’s office in Jalalabad has 45 members consisting of 18 national NGOs and 27 international NGOs. ACBAR Jalalabad coordinates the activities of member NGOs working in four provinces of Afghanistan’s Eastern Region (Nangarhar, Laghman, Kunar and Nooristan). Staff members regularly attend meetings including the PDMC (Provincial Disaster Management Committee), HRT (Humanitarian Regional Team) meetings, Eastern Region Shelter and Non-Food Items Cluster meetings, Protection Cluster meetings, IDP Task force meetings, Provincial District Council (PDC) meetings, sub-working group meetings on education, culture and sport, sub-working group meetings on agriculture and RRD, WASH Cluster meetings, child protection emergency meetings, INSO security meetings, and economy directorate meetings
In 2015 ACBAR’s office in Mazar-e-Sharif has 47 NGO members consisting of 18 national NGOs and 29 international NGOs. ACBAR Jalalabad coordinates the activities of member NGOs working in 9 provinces of Afghanistan’s Northern region (Badakhshan, Takhar, Kunduz, Baghlan, Samangan, Balkh, Jawzjan, Saripul and Faryab). Additionally, the Mazar-e Sharif office has 26 members consisting of 12 national NGO and 14 international NGOs in Balkh province.
Last Updated April 2015