Health promotion is the process of enabling people to increase control over their health and the factors that determine health. It is an effective investment in improving health and human development. Long term efforts have been made to promote health and well being among the Afghan populations. Health promotion is an active process of achieving better health and quality of life, encompassing educational, motivational, economic components. Health promotion includes the process of individual and social change and techniques for social influence which, together with environmental, regulatory and organizational interventions, constitute a broad strategy for better health. In Afghanistan, social structures, social support networks such as family, ...Read More →
“Make Hand-washing a Habit!” Kabul, 15 October 2016 – Global Hand-washing Day was celebrated by Ministry of Public Health, Ministry of Education and UNICEF Afghanistan with huge participation of school students, teachers, school management committee ...Read More →
Kabul, 16 October 2016 – The Ministry of Public Health, together with UNICEF and the World Health Organization (WHO) will launch a national effort today to vaccinate every child in Afghanistan... ...Read More →
This part of the page contains brief description about Resource center which
Here you will find the summary of all the events which have been celebrated by Health Promotion Department, as well as you will see the brief report of each campaign conducted by this Department.
As part of official tasks, HPD team had a series of educational exchange programs to neighbor countries. In this category, you will find the reports of all institutional visits which have been done by Health Promotion Department staff.
The overall objective of the trip has been to learn from the Aponjon (Bangladesh MAMA program) experiences and to exchange information...Read More →