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

“My Voice, My Story”

19 Feb 2019

The first session of community writing workshop, “My Voice, My Story” was

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) donates books to ACKU

31 Dec 2018

ACKU takes great pleasure in thanking Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)

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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