Summary of CARD-F’s Activities in Helmand Province

Start & End Date: Helmand -EDP (Oct, 2013- Sep, 2016), Helmand Mini-EDP (Oct, 2015-Sep,2017)
Districts: Lashkargah, Nawa, Grishk and Nad Ali, Garamsir, Nahre Seraj
Components: Poultry, Apiculture, Greenhouse, Cotton and Dairy

Enterprises Established
Poultry • 18 broiler farms (18x5k), (2x5k) broiler construction work have been delayed due to insecurity
• 1 Poultry association
Horticulture • 57 GHs (7*3 spans, 4*2 spans & 46 single spans)
• 2 GHs association
Apiculture • 100 Honey bee packages
• 1 Apiculture association
Dairy • 200 milk packages
• 2 Dairy association
Cotton • 500 cotton packages
• 1 Cotton processing Plant established
• 4 Cotton Association
Economic Benefits • 387 FTE (269 direct jobs, 69 indirect jobs , 50 Construction Jobs)
• 700 Safeguarded Jobs (500 men and 200 women)
• Net Income per annum: $ 909,131
• PS investment: 1,856,582
• Import Substitution value per annum:$ 4,963,601


Projects in this Province:

Helmand Mini Economic Development Package

Economic Development Package Helmand