Afghanistan

Afghanistan has been at war with a varietiy of counties for several years. It was at war with Russia, then with itself and now with the United States and Britain, alongside several other United Nations counties.

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  • It has a 35% unemployment rate
  • The average wage is about US$1000 per year.
  • 36% of the country live in absolute poverty – i.e. they can’t afford basic necessities like food.af-map
  • Most of the population do not have regular access to water or electricity.
  • It is dependent on world aid in order to maintain any economy at all.
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