Afghan women in policymaking

PIPA conducts two rounds of 3-months courses in rights awareness, building civil society, advocacy, leadership and project management skills for 50 rural women leaders in the provinces of Kapisa and Parwan. After trainings, 10 community-based committees are gonna be established.
Main task of committees is to advocate for rights of local women and to participate in public affairs, development planning and policy making. Women committees will be linked to the local network comprised of the local women NGOs, ministries and governmental offices for farther cooperation.