Ecumenical Commission for Human Development

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: House No. 88, Street No. 8, Modern Colony, Nazareth Road, Kot Lakhpat,
Lahore 54000 Pakistan
Country: Pakistan
Region: Southern and Eastern Asia
Website: http://www.echd.org.pk
UN Languages: English
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Areas:
  • HIV/Aids
  • Counselling
  • Prevention
  • Rehabilitation
  • Research
  • Training
  • Legal Assistance

  • Other:'Human Rights, Relief and Development, Domestic Violence against Women, Formal & Non Formal Education, Youth Development, Capacity Building & Technical Assistance'
Short description:
Ecumenical Commission for Human Development is an ecumenical, voluntary, independent Christian organization committed to human development of marginalized communities in Pakistan. The development services means serving the Triune God by giving un-conditional assistance to the whole human being, catering to spiritual as well as physical needs. These services are given regardless of race, nationality, gender, political persuasion or religious beliefs. We are mobilizing people in Pakistan to show concern and take action for people in need with in Pakistan?s borders. Our aim is to facilitate visible acts of human compassion, promote justice and civic responsibility, develop responsible stewardship of God's creation and contribute to facilitating peace. HIV and AIDS is another initiative, which we had been working with different vulnerable population e.g. young people, men having sex with men, intra venous drug users, street based female sex workers and people living with HIV and AIDS. The prime objective is our initiative is to reduce the vulnerability among target population through discussions, role plays, seminars and capacity building workshops.
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