Fact Sheet: USAID’s Major Accomplishments Since 2001

from US Agency for International Development
Published on 01 Feb 2012


• Distributed vouchers for improved agricultural inputs to more than one million Afghan farmers across the country • Cultivated more than 118,000 hectares of licit agricultural crops with USAID assistance since 2009 • Established more than 400 veterinary field units • Administered more than 26 million vaccinations to livestock • Trained more than 633,000 men and women in improved farm and business skills since 2009 • Established a $100 million Agricultural Development Fund to provide loans to Afghan farmers and on-lending organizations, directly benefitting more than 5,000 farmers across 17 provinces