Afghanistan National Development Strategy – Water Resource Management


The Afghanistan National Development Strategy (ANDS), formally approved by President Hamid Karzai on April 21, 2008, is the document that outlines the Government of Afghanistan's strategies for security, governance, economic growth and poverty reduction. This Water Resource Management Strategy services as a crucial part of the overall ANDS.

It covers the introduction of water sectors institutional structure, policies and legislation in Afghanistan. It explains the overall strategy for the water sector, their priority and objectives, as well as the inputs and outputs of the strategy. This document also addresses some cross cutting issues such as environmental protection, anti-corruption and gender equality. Lastly, it establishes the implementation framework for the whole project. 

Country: Afghanistan
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Year: 2008