The Johanniter International Assistance is a German humanitarian organization, dedicated to excellence in the field of First Aid, Ambulance service, Social service programs and other projects in the medical and social field in Germany. The Federal Headquarters are based in Berlin, Germany. The Johanniter has also many years of experience in the field of humanitarian assistance and has worked in many countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America and Europe.

In Afghanistan, the Johanniter started its operations from October 2002 aiming to improve health conditions of Afghan communities through providing first aid training, medical care and supporting health facilities in Afghanistan.