Literacy Education and Handbag Sewing Skill Training for Women

Siam Zamir Capacity Development and Economic Empowerment, Education

The aim of this project was to educate women in basic literacy and to train them in leather handbag sewing skill so that they can become self-dependent, be able to support themselves and their families, and become active members of the society. Illiterate and vulnerable women between the ages of 18 and 40 from the province of Badakhshan, including girls, … Read More

Women Can Make a Difference! A Project on Gender Equality and the Role of Women in Development

Siam Zamir Capacity Development and Economic Empowerment

The aim of this project was to develop the capacity and raise awareness of managers and department heads from governmental and non-governmental organisations on gender equality and the role of women in the development of a society. 40 managers and department heads from different governmental and non-governmental organisation. The long-term impact of this project was mainstreaming a culture in Afghanistan … Read More

Leadership and Management Skills Training Program

Siam Zamir Capacity Development and Economic Empowerment

The aim of this project was to train the managerial staff at the newly established Ministry of Women’s Affairs to become more effective leaders and managers, and in so doing ensure a better implementation of the mandate of the Ministry of Women’s Affairs. 60 managers from the Ministry of Women’s Affairs. The Ministry of Women’s Affairs was established in late … Read More

Quilt Sewing Project for Women in Wardak

Siam Zamir Capacity Development and Economic Empowerment

The aim of this project was to not only create a source of income for women in Wardak province but also supply the provinces’s local population with quilts before the cold winter season. Women and their families from the four districts of Wardak province. Raw materials and equipment were freely distributed to women in the target area, which the women … Read More