Population: 31,822,848 - ranks 40th worldwide
Official Language: Pashto and Dari
Religion: 99% Muslim.
Geography: Area - 652,225 sq. km. Dry and mountainous but with fertile valleys.
Hand of Hope has provided thousands of meals through a food distribution program in this country.
Hand of Hope has partnered with John Maxwell's EQUIP to conduct the Million Leaders Mandate, a global initiative striving to train at least one million leaders worldwide.
Television and Radio
Joyce's Enjoying Everyday Life television program was previously available in Hebrew in select areas of this country.