Achieved Date
1848days in power
number of days to accomplish
Reduce unemployment rates
In Progress
Socioeconomic Development
Wednesday, 12 August 2015
Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 October 2015
Written by
Promise Background
Throughout President Ghani's election campaign, he committed to reducing Afghanistan's unemployment rates through various economic development initiatives. High unemployment is a key area of concern amongst the Afghan population, particularly Afghan Youth.

Indicators to Measure Progress
  • 1. Reliable and independent reports showing a reduction in Afghanistan's unemployment rates

Status Details:

June, 2015: The National Unity Government has undertaken a number of initiatives to boost trade with regional countries and increase investment in Afghanistan's industrial sector. These initiatives also aim to add jobs to the Afghanistan's market and reduce the countries unemployment rates.

Official progress against this commitment is pending post-2014 reports to measuring poverty rates in Afghanistan"                                                                                                       

Status Updated By: Tolo News                                                                                               

Associated Stories

1. Ghani Urges Iran's Private Sector To Invest in Afghanistan:

2. Ghani to Travel to China With Afghan Business Leaders: