The UNESCO Education Program in Afghanistan provides technical support to the two main ministries, Ministry of Education and Ministry of Higher Education and works in cooperation and coordination with other development partners.
UNESCO Education’s main strategic objectives are:
- Promoting education as a fundamental right in accordance with the Universal Declaration of Human Rights;
- Improving the quality of education through the diversification of contents and methods and the promotion of universally shared values; and
- Promoting experimentation, innovation and the diffusion and sharing of information and best practices as well as policy dialogue in education.