APWA's mission is to provide for and develop the community through contributions, women’s social and economic enhancement, and work to promote the empowerment of women through advocacy and capacity building.
APWA has been an advocate for women and girls over 50 years. APWA stands steadfast in its work exploring the root causes, political underpinnings and budgetary decision-making that has left a track record of unequal opportunity for women and girls in Pakistan. APWA’s has been participating for the cause of women rights through the following programs.Discover More
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“I was illiterate but I learnt how to read and write and also took practical cooking and housekeeping classes. I felt home like environment in APWA. I experienced that I can manage my job and household responsibilities more effectively.”
"My father is a rickshaw driver and we are facing economic instability. My two sisters are encountering challenges because of having physical disability. I wish to support my family financially and provide proper medical care to my sisters. I thank APWA that it encouraged me and supported me in achieving my goals."
She became an expert in making fast food items after successful completion of her training. She started receiving orders from several canteens soon after her delicious food was tested and approved.
During her training, she got orders of ginger garlic paste from her nearby residential area. This was the first step she took towards her success and her small enterprise. She never knew her work would spread on such vast level and she would be able to run her own business.