Life, Health & Media Development organization (LHMD)
|Type:||NGO working on Crime|
|Address:||C/O Shaukat salar Duniya news near passport office mansehra road, Abbottabad|
|Region:||Southern and Eastern Asia|
Other:'Human rights, Rule of law, Health, Governance'
||Life, Health & Media Development Organization (LHMD) is an independent, non-profit, non-partisan organization which works towards establishing a true democratic culture to reduce the poverty in Pakistan. It aims to achieve this by strengthening good governance, protecting human rights, strengthening democratic institutions, demanding equal opportunities for all without any discrimination based on gender, class, religion or clan. Empowering poor to stand up for their rights and training the young to become effective change agents. LHMD has 500 partner CSO’s. It was established as a trust in 2008 and became a registered NGO in 2011. Since 2008, LHMD brings citizen’s concerns to government, monitors policies and encourages political participation at community level as well as providing a wealth of training related to democracy, human rights, Anti-corruption and good governance.
Its program is organized around three fundamental principles:
- Organizing citizens and developing their leadership
- Promoting citizen activism and public accountability