About the Emergency

After an extensive military advance by the Taliban in Afghanistan, culminating in the taking of Kabul, the Government of Afghanistan has collapsed. Increased violence, as well as concerns that the country could descend further into chaos, have pushed many Afghans out of their homes and the country.

U.S. Response

USAID humanitarian partners are working to provide food, health care, protection, water, sanitation, and hygiene supplies, and other critical relief to these people who have already lost so much. The United States is committed to continuing to provide humanitarian assistance to vulnerable people in Afghanistan for as long as possible.

More information on the U.S. Government’s humanitarian activities in Afghanistan can be found here.

How You Can Help

Organizations Responding in Afghanistan

Response Updates

Additional Resources

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