MINA’S LIST PARTNER ORGANIZATIONS
Our Partner Organizations are vetted through an application process and upon advice of our Advisory Board. They are established regional women’s organizations that advance women's rights.
Enter the name for this tabbed section: AWN
Afghan Women’s Network
Through its Advocacy and Lobbying Department, AWN promotes the voices and perspectives of Afghan women in political and social arenas, and pressures Afghan leaders to create legislative reforms that protect and promote women’s rights and interests. For instance, AWN was instrumental in passing the EVAW law, Regulation of Safe House, and Elections Law. AWN has offices in Kabul, Jalalabad, Herat, Kandahar, Balkh, Bamyan, Paktia, and Kunduz.
Enter the name for this tabbed section: AWEC
Afghan Women’s Educational Center
AWEC works towards the abolishment of discrimination and violence against women and children through awareness raising and advocacy, social service delivery, capacity building, and sustainable development initiatives. Since 1997, AWEC has introduced 20,000 students to the Ministry of Education, and from 2004 to 2006 trained 1,000 schoolteachers. AWEC currently works in more than 11 provinces of Afghanistan: Kabul, Wardak, Panjsher, Kapisa, Paktia, Faryab, Nangarhar, Hirat, Balkh, Ghor, Laghman, Logar and Parwan.