All projects are funded through donations
Shelter Australia is 100% volunteer based
98.5% of funds goes directly to field projects
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We believe in the holistic restoration of hope to the people of greater Central Asia through humanitarian aid and development projects
With over 30 years of experience in restricted countries, Shelter is engaged with the countries of Afghanistan, Kurdistan, and Tajikistan
Shelter Australia is an international faith based organisation committed to investing in the lives of people who have experienced decades of poverty and instability
Poverty is the number one killer in Afghanistan
70% of the nation is illiterate
50% of nation does not have access to clean water
30% of children are forced work as a means of survival
Shelters work began with Afghani refugees in the 1980's and Afghani people remain as Shelters main area of focus
Inspired by the biblical teaching to 'love ones neighbour' Shelter Australia desires to rebuild and restore individual and community livelihood that has been destroyed through devastating decades of despair and poverty.
Shelter Australia is invested in empowering community development through the integration of emergency relief and long-term developments
Thousands of internationally displaced people (IDP) live in Afghanistan in make-shift tent cities. Covid-19 has affected the country greatly with quarantine restrictions, the IDP communities are struggling to feed themselves during these times. Local authorities have reached out to shelter looking for assistance