Our Programs

ACKU serves as an information hub that collects and preserves documents about Afghanistan in digital and print format. At the same time, we focus on promoting literacy and facilitating academic research.


ACKU holds the region’s most extensive collection of primary resources on Afghanistan and makes them

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ABLE is a literacy campaign with the objective to promote reading and improve literacy skills

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The Research Department at ACKU aims to provide academic research skills by providing courses and

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Online Resources

ACKU Box Library Extension, Afghanistan Gets Global Recognition

8 Dec 2018

“The Afghanistan Centre at Kabul University (ACKU) founded the ABLE program in 1996...

ACKU Research Project Shortlisted as Top Five By Times Higher Education, London

4 Dec 2018

The research project on Migration at ACKU, in collaboration with City, University of London...

One Book One Child

OneBookOneChild is a literacy campaign that produces original storybooks and distributes them to children across Afghanistan in order to improve their reading skills. Humanity’s big leaps have always resulted from small individual efforts. The sum of those small deeds towards a single goal has changed our world piece by piece. Today we must continue to build those pieces and to leave our children with a better world. In our country there is an enormous need for literacy. A fundamental need to open people’s minds to ideas.

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