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Funding Sources: CARE Dutch Global Fund for Women, USA Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) United Nations Development Program (UNDP) Canada Fund United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). International Rescue Committee (IRC) American Consulate, Peshawar, Pakistan Women’s Commission for Refugees Women and Children Australian High Commission Afghan Women Association in Canada CARE International The Unitarian Universalist

Kabul, Nangarhar AWWD is currently implementing Humanitarian Assistance for Women in Afghanistan (HAWA) Program Foundation for Peace (FFP) section. In addition, the project aims to intensify the social-economic situation of vulnerable widows/ women-headed households. This sub-agreement will provide vocational training, literacy education and establish Community Based Saving Groups (CBSG) for the project participants so that

Project Name Donor Location Duration Status Tailoring, Literacy, Health Education & English Language Programs NCA/NRC Peshawar AWWD Office 1990-1992 (3 Years) Completed Tailoring Literacy, Health Education and English Language and Computer Programs NCA/NRC Peshawar AWWD Office 1993 (1 year) Completed Poultry and Public Health Program UNDP Zenday Camp Peshawar 1993 ( 6 months) Completed Tailoring

Brief history of AWWD The Afghan Women Welfare Department (AWWD), a non-affiliated and nonprofit making Afghan woman NGO, was established in July 1989. The purpose was to deal with the great women-related emergency needs, which existed in providing services to the Afghan refugee women in NWFP. During the past years of war in Afghanistan, the