At HEEDA we have a mission to empower communities, mobilize local resources, and employ innovative technology to promote a culture of impact and sustainable change through the development of ambitious health, education, and economic programs.

Current Projects


Identifying healthcare needs through objective means

Learn more about our research efforts to address various problems and social issues


Helping build communities

Learn more about our partnered efforts with Afghanistan Rises to empower local communities and address educational disparities.


Confronting hypothermia and infant mortality

According to the CIA and WHO, Afghanistan has the highest infant mortality rate and neonatal mortality is at an astounding 36%. Learn how we are addressing some of the factors influencing these statistics.