Member profile

Organization

Aurat Association

Constituency

Civil Society

Country/Region

Pakistan

Organisation Description

AA Background:
Aurat (Women) Association (AA) is a not-for-profit statutory body under Voluntary Social Welfare Agencies
Ordinance 1961.
AA is working with the socially, politically and economically marginalized communities, with a focus to cheer
up governance deficiency and encourages a collective feat for policy and structural change through
mobilization and institutional development, networking and advocacy, capacity building and awareness.
AA addresses various thematic areas covering Women Development Program, Child Development Program,
Poverty Alleviation Program, Peace Building Program, Disaster Response Program, Disability Program,
Advocacy Program, WASH & Environment Program and Capacity Building Program
VISION:
Social and economic empowerment of deprived segment of the society based on the principles of justice and
peace and environment protection.
MISSION STATEMENT:
To eliminate poverty, injustice, gender disparity, violence and inequality with focus on women and children,
Environment

Issues

Sexual violence

Physical violence

Emotional violence

Neglect

Sector

Health

Women and gender equality

Early Childhood Development

Social Protection

Justice/Law Enforcement

Human Rights

Humanitarian action