Organization for Harm Reduction in Afghanistan (OHRA)

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: H.# 4 , Str. 1st,
District 7,
Ayub Khan mina
Country: Afghanistan
Region: Southern and Eastern Asia
UN Languages: English
Other languages:
  • HIV/Aids
  • Counselling
  • Prevention
  • Training

  • Other:'Human rights'
Short description:
This NGO envisions a country where all Afghan citizens have access to qualitative and comprehensive health care. OHRA sees this as a fundamental right for every human being, without any discrimination of gender, religion or ethnicity.
Main activities:
Combating against HIV /AIDS, BBDs, prevention, care and treatment for vulnerable population including PWUDs,PWIDs.
-Implementing comprehensive harm reduction programs, skill building and training on HIV / AIDS,, Harm reduction , Human rights.
-Skill building for community population (religious , community leaders, police ,medical staff, youth, women).
Advocacy for Harm reduction , human rights.
Main achievements:
Since 2011, OHRA is implementing very successfully harm reduction and human rights promotion programs for PWUDs,PWIDs, provides many training opportunities for health professionals, on harm reduction, HIV, OST, etc This NGO raises awareness, implements skill building workshops for community and religious leaders.

Other offices: