Member profile

Organization

Cooperation for Peace and Development (CPD)

Constituency

Civil Society

Country/Region

Afghanistan

Organisation Description

CPD is a nonprofit Non-Governmental Organization aimed at bringing positive changes in perception and behavior of Afghans as the key to ensure Peace and Development through its agreed intervention strategies including awareness raising, civic education, capacity building, advocacy, research, campaigning and service delivery. CPD is a bridge between marginalized Afghans especially women, youth, children and the disabled and decision makers including government, parliament and other concerned parties. All the CPD’s activities are based on Afghan Constitution and other national and international laws and conventions. Thematically, CPD is committed to promote voluntarism, human rights (with a focus on women, children and youth rights), good governance, rule of law, anti-corruption, peace building, environmental protection, access to quality education and generally the basic rights initiatives.

Vision: A developed democratic country with good governance, respect to constitutional rights of people (women and men) and good relations with international community

Mission: To contribute in enhancing peace and development in Afghanistan in linkage to the regional and global changes

Purpose: To contribute in changing the perceptions and behaviors of Afghans through awareness raising, civic education, capacity building, advocacy, research, campaigning and service delivery

Issues

Sexual violence

Physical violence

Emotional violence

Neglect

Sector

Health

Social Services/Child Protection

Education