Sweden Helps Bolster Afghan Infrastructure

The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency is providing 30 million Swedish kroner ($4.7 million) to help improve small-scale infrastructure in Afghanistan.

The funding will be used to build roads, bridges, irrigation facilities, buildings for social and commercial activities, and marketplaces. It will also help to improve access to water and sanitation and electricity.

The United Nations Office for Project Services will manage the funding.

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  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.