Partners and network members in Asia

  • Afghanistan
  • Bangladesh
  • India
  • Iraq
  • Myanmar (Rohingya)
  • Nepal

Partner organisations in Afghanistan

Women's Capacity Building and Development Organisation (WCBDO)

Women’s Capacity Building and Development Organisation (WCBDO) is a non-governmental and non-profit organisation in Kabul, formed by a group of dedicated young Afghan Women to promote women’s rights, capacity building and education.
It registered in 2010 with the Ministry of Economy and Ministry of Women’s Affairs.

Partner organisations in Bangladesh

Bangladesh National Women Lawyers' Association (BNWLA)

Bangladesh National Women Lawyers’ Association [BNWLA] is a lawyer’s association based in Dhaka. It was established in 1979.
Its main goal is “to create equal opportunities and equal rights for every woman and child in the country.”
BNWLA promotes the rights and status of women lawyers alongside fighting for access to justice for all women & children particularly for the most disadvantaged and deprived women and children in Bangladesh.


Partner organisations in India

ActionAid India

ActionAid Association is an organisation working for social and ecological justice. ActionAid has been engaged with the most marginalised communities in India since 1972.
Together with supporters, communities, institutions and governments, we strive for equality, fraternity and liberty for all.
ActionAid Association works in 24 states and two union territories, with several partners and allied organisations.

The Guild for Service, N India Chapter

The Guild For Service is a national voluntary developmental organization in consultative status with the ECOSOC of the United Nations.dedicated towards the empowerment of marginalized women and children.
Through various projects, women and children affected by conflict situations and other unfortunate circumstances are empowered economically, politically and socially by ensuring them their rights.

Partner organisations in Iraq

Women's Human Rights Center (WHRC)

208/39, Al Diwanieh Al Qadsiesh, Iraq,
Tel: 0096436649011

Widows Training and Development Center

Ms. Salma Jabou, Supervisor
Arassat Alhendia, Karada
Baghdad, Iraq

mobile: +964 7904649937, +964 7709279409

Bothoor Alkhaer Human Organization

Supporting vulnerable Iraqi women, especially widows in Diyala

Contact: Maysaa R. Jawad Al Tameemi, Lecturer at Diyala University


Partner organisations in Myanmar

Arakan Rohingya National Organisation (ARNO)

The Arakan Rohingya National Organisation (ARNO) emerged in 1998 as a broad-based organisation of the Rohingya people with a pledge to promote ‘Rohingya unity’ and to realise the hopes and aspirations of the Rohingya people.
ARNO is a diplomatic and advocacy organization made up of Rohingya leaders.
It is based in the United Kingdom.


Partner organisations in Nepal

Women for Human Rights, single women group (WHR)

Organization in Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)
Baluwatar, Kathmandu, Nepal
P O Box 8973 NPC 427
Tel:  +977-1-4446020      
Fax: +977-1-4413868