Relief International (RI) is a US-based, non-profit humanitarian agency that provides emergency relief, rehabilitation, and development assistance and program services to vulnerable communities worldwide.  RI is solely dedicated to reducing human suffering and is non-political and sectarian in its mission.

With its head office located in Los Angeles, California, RI has been providing assistance to refugees and internally displaced persons (R/IDPs) and vulnerable people in Afghanistan since 2002. The RI-Country Head Office in Afghanistan is located in Kabul.  In addition, RI has field bases in Nangarhar, Kunar, Ghazni and Nimroz.  The RI-Country Head Office is solely responsible for the operations and day-to-day management of the field office activities. RI’s international headquarters in Los Angeles, California, USA, is ultimately responsible for the overall management, support, policy and supervision of the RI program. These personnel policies apply to all national staff working in the Afghanistan RI-Country Field Offices and programs.