Humanitarian Assistance for the Women and Children of Afghanistan (HAWCA)

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: HAWCA
P.O.Box#419,
Mohammad Jan Khan Watt,
Kabul, Afghanistan.
Country: Afghanistan
Region: Southern and Eastern Asia
Website: http://www.hawca.org
UN Languages: English
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Areas:
  • Counselling
  • Education
  • Training
  • Victim Protection
  • Criminal Justice
  • Legal Assistance
Short description:
The NGOs work developped from basic education (reading/writing) for women to provision of more services and higher educational skills, covering human rights and job skills, like English lessons and PC training.
Also it promotes cultural initiatives and open discussion and is active in lobbying and advocacy. The NGO runs a Safe House for women where they receive protection, support and help to reintegrate into the society and their families.
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