Author: AAN Admin

8th March International Women Day 2021

On International Women’s Day, Awaz e Niswan staff members participated in Aurat March which was held in Islamabad from Press Club to D-chowk attended by women, men and children from different spheres of life and raised their voices for the women rights in public and private sphere and advocate for their equal participation and decision […]

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31st August 2018 AAN National Meeting in Islamabad

Members representing Awaz-e-Niswan (AAN) chapters from across Pakistan held a day long meeting in Islamabad to reflect on 2 years of political education and mobilization initiatives.  The program has provided political education to young educated women in rural and urban areas, enabling them to mobilize women in their own communities and form local chapters.  These women […]

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Social Accountability and Budget Advocacy Workshop for AAN members

A four day workshop is currently in progress in Islamabad (April 4-8, 2017) for 27 AAN members and coordinators from 10 districts. The workshop is facilitated by a team from the Omar Asghar Khan Foundation led by Ms. Rashida Dohad, executive Director. The Foundation is known for its work on social accountability, responsible citizenship, budget […]

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Community Women Leaders

Young Women leaders identified active community women from the political awareness sessions who wished to work further on the issues of women in their communities and support political mobilization efforts in the community. These women were then provided with an intensive one day training to equip them with information and mobilization techniques. So far almost […]

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Political Awareness Session with Community Women

It is indeed a pleasure to see the enthusiasm and commitment of the college students who attended the AAN YWL training as they organize and conduct sessions with women of their communities. These young women, often living in conservative households and neighborhoods have taken a step towards fulfilling their constitutional obligations as engaged citizens and […]

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Young Women Leaders

185 college women attended a series of 10 Training of Trainers during August – September 2016. These Young Women leaders (YWLs) are all set to raise political awareness of women in their own communities. Working in groups or singly, the YWLs have hosted ten meetings each with community women and selected the ones with the […]

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