Dubai Foundation For Women and Children (DFWAC)

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: United Arab Emirates
Dubai P.O.Box 97727
Country: United Arab Emirates
Region: Middle East and Northern Africa
Website: http://www.dfwac.ae
UN Languages: English, Arabic
Other languages:
   
Areas:
  • Counselling
  • Prevention
  • Rehabilitation
  • Research
  • Training
  • Victim Protection
  • Anti-Human Trafficking

  • Other:'Human Rights'
Short description:
DFWAC aims to alleviate violence against women and children through protection, prevention, and promotion in order to build a community free of violence.
The DFWAC wants to protect physically, sexually and emotionally abused women and children, to prevent ongoing abuse and the escalation of violence and to promote social awareness through education and outreach.


Achievements :
o1st licensed non-profit organization to provide shelter and support services to victims of violence
oServed more than 385+ victims of violence since 2007
oProvided more than 25 community awareness events on issues related to violence
oRaised more than more than 800,000 AED (217983 USD) for client services via community events and partnerships
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