Chand Welfare Foundation

Chand Welfare Foundation is a non-profit, non-governmental and non-political, developmental organization of NWFP, working for the women and children development. Chand Foundation is an Urdu word meaning (Moon) a symbol of light, guidance and hope.

Chand Foundation work in the following thematic areas:
– Education
– Health
– Advocacy & Human Rights
– Income Generation

CWF is facilitating children with free education. We running two programs:
1) Education for children with disability
2) Education for child labor

CWF is also focusing on health issues of women & children. As people living here are mostly belongs to rural area where literacy rate is very low & they are also unaware of their hygienic conditions as they are living below to the poverty line so they do not take account of their health conditions. CWF is potentially working on this & constantly aware them by advocacy campaigns & seminars etc.

Chand Welfare Foundation has different vocational centers in different areas in KPK Peshawar to encourage women to earn & enhancing their skills. We not only improving their skills but also holding sessions to make them aware of their rights.

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Human Resources Organization (HRO)

Human Resources Organization (HRO) is a non-profit, non-governmental, and secular registered organization formed and led by young and professional well-educated activists of KPK (Pakistan) in 2008. The motto of the organization is “Working for Human Welfare” because the founders and pioneers of the organization have passion to support humanity and take some serious steps for the welfare of their community.

HRO started its work with human empowerment and began small community-based educational institutes within private schools where students were getting free computer and language courses. They also began offering scholarships for poor students with partnerships of different Education Institutes in the Free Education Program. HRO worked on giving skill-bases training like cellphone repair and beautician courses for poor students, child labors, and street beggars so as to improve their life style.

Today, HRO is working as a leader for other small-level organizations. The organization has also started work on some more initiatives such as advocacy and capacity building for SRHR and HIV/AIDS. HRO is more actively working on awareness campaigns against drugs and for harm reduction through different media and networks with strong support from younger generations. HRO involve youth in policy making dialogues and giving them more support to raise their voices for their rights.

Vision: Human Resources Organization envision a healthy, educated, social and peaceful world where people live with love, harmony, and have equal human rights.

Mission:  The mission of HRO is to promote community for a social change by providing quality free education and empowering people, especially younger people, for future challenges. The organization plans to raise the capacity of people and help them advocate for their rights.

Goals and Objectives of the Organization:

  • Promotion of Education in community for young people and children, by organizing special free education programs, skill-based training, and also providing scholarships to poor and talented students
  • Working for Human Rights and with a special focus on Women’s and Youth Rights
  • Promote awareness and work on SRHR and HIV/AIDS through raising capacity of young people and also through campaigns and advocacy programs
  • Strong support of the Anti-Drug and Harm Reduction issues and will work for them by raising and strengthening the capacity of people about these issues
  • Promote Peace by working for capacity building and conflict resolution.

Organization Focus:

  • Education
  • Youth
  • Human Rights (specifically youth and women’s rights)
  • SRHR, HIV/AIDS
  • Peace and Harmony
  • Drugs and Harm Reduction

If you would like to learn more about HRO, please visit: http://www.facebook.com/hropakistan or http://www.facebook.com/hropeshawar

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Jagriti Children and Youths Concern Nepal (JCYCN)

Jagriti Children and Youths Concern Nepal (JCYCN) is a non-governmental, non- political and non-profit making organization, which was formed by former child club activists and like-minded youths.  JCYCN is dedicated to the protection and promotion of child and youths rights through advocacy, lobbying and campaigns. It was established in 2001, during the armed conflicts in Nepal. Since then it has been working as the watch-dog for children and youths rights.  This is because JCYCN believes it is crucial, in this post-war period and during state rebuilding, that participation grows in every section of the society. Therefore, in this environment JCYCN is at the forefront in raising key issues and ensuring youths and child involvement.

JCYCN has thirty three members (male 18 and female 15) who work to serve society. Among them, there are five members who are working as a full time employees and rest of them are working as part time volunteers. There is no funding available to provide salaries to those volunteer members, even though they continue to work and pursue activities with the coordination and cooperation of different organizations and government agencies.

VISION: JCYCN visualizes the building of a model society in which every woman, adolescent and child can live a dignified life without any form of discrimination, exploitation or injustice.

MISSION: To raise a voice for children, youths and women, by supporting and coordinating with different GOs and NGOS, to protect their right to build peace, prosperity and create a more beautiful Nepal. Also, empowering youths and children in environmental conservation, disaster reduction, economic access and the establishment of meaningful social activities.

GOAL: To contribute to the development of a fair and just society by strengthening the capacity of community members, promoting social justice, human rights, peace and by building partnerships at national and international level.

Major Objectives

  • To promote the national and international youths and the child rights movement to eliminate all types of injustice through advocacy, lobbing, social mobilization and by organizing training workshops and alliance building programs.
  • To create pressure on the government for the implementation of the commitments made on national and international levels for the rights of children, youths and women.
  • To promote and empower the child and youths clubs by enabling them to be capable of playing a positive role in society, and also providing psychosocial counseling for women, youths and children.
  • To distribute educational materials and give support to women, youths, children and others at risk, especially child victims of the conflict.
  • To empower helpless women, adolescents, children, and youths by assisting them with training in life skills and by launching income generating programs.
  • To create and coordinate libraries to widen the knowledge of children and youths on various social issues and to raise awareness about youths and children at risk of HIV/AIDS, child trafficking, illegal labor and sexual abuse, injured people from different movements, and victims of natural disasters.
  • To provide cultural exchanges between young people of different countries and nationalities, and to raise our voices on climate change issues and its affect upon humanity.

The above mentioned projects are being done by JCYCN regularly with joint coordination, collaboration and cooperation at national and international levels of different rights based organizations.

Visit Jagriti Children and Youths Concern Nepal (JCYCN) webpage here: http://ayon.org/beta/index.php/membership/member-organization/19-jcycn

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