Swat youth Front (SYF)

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: Opt G P S Haji Baba Mingora Swat
19130
NWFP Pakistan
Country: Pakistan
Region: Southern and Eastern Asia
Website: http://www.syfswat.org
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Areas:
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Drug Treatment

  • Other:'Human Rights'
Short description:
SYF is an independent, flexible, democratic, non-profit youth organization working for poverty reduction, literacy, employment, women empowerment, peace and disaster management in Malakand Region, NWFP, Pakistan since 1997 with a vision to strive in partnership with community, public and civil society organizations to achieve MDGs for developing a just, peaceful and prosperous society where all have equal access to opportunities irrespective of gender, color, race, religion and status.
SYF focuses on the following objectives:
To promote socio-economic empowerment of the underprivileged.
To promote gender awareness and sensitivity.
To narrow gender gaps in health, education and economic participation.
To promote volunteerism in youth for effective change.
To enhance the capacity building of CBOs, and CCBs, through participatory development process to benefit the underprivileged of the region.
To achieve MDGs for developing a peaceful and prosperous society.
To build up the capacity of Human Rights Activists in Malakand Region via publication, seminars and workshops to promote human rights.
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