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Badakshan بدخشان

Major Agricultural ActivitiesBadakshan map

Badakshan is famous for producing rugs, carpets, grapes, and nuts (particularly almonds). Herders raise sheep and goats in several districts. Badakshan has massive untapped mineral reserves.

Potential Development Themes

Potential areas for development include value-adding (product processing), pasture improvement, post-harvest technology, and irrigation system improvement.

Province Summaries

Province Reports

  • Ministry Report (MRRD)
  • Socio-Economic and Demographic Profile Report (2003-2005) (3.7 MB) (UNFPA)
  • Social Assessment Profile Fact Sheet (2012) (NHLP)
  • Data Link (CFC)

Province Maps

  • Province Map (2002) (1.3 MB) (AIMS)

Available District Maps

  • Darayim District Map (2011) (2.2 MB) (iMMAP)
  • Yamgan Girwan District Map (2011) (2.3 MB) (iMMAP)