Mission & Vision


B Mission and VisionDCA Livestock Programs recognises that the dependence of the Afghan farmers on livestock offers promising opportunities to lift them from poverty. Therefore, it is our mission:

to reduce poverty and increase food security for the people of Afghanistan through improved animal health, welfare, production & value chain measures which sustains.


DCA believes in a future in which:

  • Food security and food safety in Afghanistan are supported through collaboration between private and public livestock services;
  • Livestock owners/keepers in Afghanistan have access to¬†veterinary care and livestock extension services;
  • Livestock owners/keepers can increase their income by applying improved production and processing practices;
  • VFUs can generate their own income through services provided and are financially and institutional independent;
  • A stable animal healthcare system as one of the core issues in the agricultural and rural policies is available throughout the country.