Established in August 2002, the Welfare Association for the Development of Afghanistan (WADAN) is an indigenous NGO that envisions a peaceful, educated, drug free, developed and prosperous Afghanistan. Our mission is to advance the spread of , social justice, human rights, and freedom; and to strengthen communities and local governance by promoting effective community and institutional development practices and drug control initiatives. For details please visit our website at www.wadan.org.
The Drug Demand Reduction is one of WADAN’s largest efforts. The program is provisioning awareness and treatment services on drugs and Substance Use Disorders to patients, their families, and respective communities. WADAN has been actively involved in implementing several drug treatment and awareness projects in different parts of Afghanistan since 2002.