Mining Watch Afghanistan (MWA) is an independent, non-profitable, non-political but civil society network and came in to being by an Afghan movement in 2015. It monitors all mining related areas and is doing advocacy to ensure transparency and accountability at mining sector of Afghanistan.

Currently, Mining Watch Afghanistan comprised of many organizational and individual members with observers that works and builds capacity of the civil society to ensure transparency, accountability and to advocate for community rights that are living around each mining site all over Afghanistan.