Promoting Youth Leadership and a Culture of Peace through Literacy
Duration:
January 2017 to December 2017
Project Location:
Faryab Province
Donor:
Department for International Development (DFID)
Goal:
Peaceful coexistence of communities in Faryab province through literacy and promoting a culture of peace.
Main Activities:

Promoting peace through working with communities and working for literacy in order to build the culture of peace.SDO Promoting Literacy for the year 2017

Community Watch
Duration:
August 2016 to January 2018
Project Location:
Balkh Province
Donor:
United States Institute of Peace (USIP)
Goal:
Contribute to stability, rule of law and accountability through public-police engagement
Main Activities:

Working with provincial communities to promote stability, rule of law and enhance police responsiveness in the provincial levels in order to increase accountability .

We Work to contribute to stability, rule of law and accountability through public-police engagement.

 

Youth Leadership & Literacy
Duration:
April 2016- Dec 2016
Project Location:
Faryab City, Faryab Province
Donor:
NCA
Goal:
Young girls and boys take responsibilities and act as positive role models and active citizens in the development of a peaceful society.
Main Activities:
  • Identification of 510 boys and girls who were unable to attend formal schools in collaboration from community heads
  • Enabling 510 boys and girls to read and write
  • Training 510 boys and girls on Peacebuilding issues
TAWANMANDI
Duration:
April 2014- Mar 2017
Project Location:
Kabul, Hirat, Balkh, Kandahar and Nangarhar.
Donor:
British Council/DFID
Goal:
Improve Peacebuilding practice at SDO, other CSOs and key social groups.
Main Activities:
  • Formulating and implementing policies and procedures for organizational efficiency at SDO
  • Capacity building of CSOs in Peacebuilding so that they integrate Peacebuilding in their projects and programs
  • Advocacy and policy influencing for Peacebuilding at national and sub-national level
  • Increasing coordination and collaboration among CSOs through networking and taking up joint initiatives
  • Acting as resource center for other CSOs in Peacebuilding and conflict resolution
  • Increasing awareness through publications on Peacebuilding and conflict resolution
Saffron Value Chain (Contract not Signed)
Duration:
May 2016 to Apr 2019
Project Location:
Hirat and Balkh
Donor:
Misereor
Goal:
Supporting Enhanced Economic Development through Saffron (SEEDS)
Main Activities:
  • Improved capacity of 2,000 saffron farmers to maximise quality through cultivation and processing.
  • Improved organisational and technical capacity of 30 saffron enterprises.
  • Strengthened coordination between value chain stakeholder.
Saffron Value Chain (Herat)
Duration:
Mar 2016 to Dec 2016
Project Location:
Herat
Donor:
CAFOD
Goal:
Enhance the sustainability of the saffron value chain in Herat.
Main Activities:
  • To conduct a comprehensive research study on Saffron Value Chain in Herat province.
  • To enhance the capacities of 1,600 of farmers in saffron hygienic practices.
Support for IDPs and Returnees
Duration:
Feb 2015 to Feb 2017
Project Location:
Badghis, Helmand and Nangarhar
Donor:
IRC-UK
Goal:
Strengthened capacity of local government actors and institutions to facilitate durable solutions for vulnerable Afghan IDPs and returnees.
Main Activities:
  • Assess government capacity relating to IDP and returnees response and key strategic skills.
  • Train key government stakeholders at the provincial level and community institutions on IDP and Returnee policy implementation
Working Together for Poverty Eradication
Duration:
Jul 2015- Dec 2016
Project Location:
Balkh and Jawzjan
Donor:
D&P
Goal:
Contribution towards reducing poverty, primarily of the women and marginalized populations in target communities.
Main Activities:
  • Capacity building of 300 youth association members and 600 peace council members in event management, campaigns, advocacy, good governance, human rights, gender based violence, civic education, transparency and leadership
Peacebuilding through Inclusive & Improved Ethnic & Tribal Groups
Duration:
Jan 2016 to Dec 2016
Project Location:
Faryab
Donor:
NCA
Goal:
Peacebuilding through Inclusive & Improved Ethnic & Tribal Groups-Faryab
Main Activities:
  • Conduct literacy courses for peacebuilding shura members
  • Conduct inclusivity survey and developing database
  • Conduct peacebuilding and conflict resolution initial and refresher workshops for peacebuilding shura members
  • Conduct peace education classes in schools and madrasas
Community Watch
Duration:
Jun 2016 to Dec 2017
Project Location:
Balkh
Donor:
USIP
Goal:
Effective community monitoring of Afghan National and Local Police.
Main Activities:
  • 15 community dialogue meetings
  • 3 round training/ workshops for CW committee members on effective police performance monitoring
  • 3 Award events to appreciate good performance of police.
Lobby and Advocacy for Access to Justice
Duration:
Jul 2016 to Dec 2020
Project Location:
Balkh
Donor:
CORDAID Afghanistan
Goal:
To have an accountable system accessible for all Afghans including men, women and children from community to national level
Main Activities:
  • Conduct Training workshop on Lobby & Advocacy
  • Capacity building of local CSo stakeholders on lobbying and Advocacy
  • Comprehensive Baseline assessment
  • Lobby and Advocacy for behavioral change of supreme court, MoJ and prosecutor for implementation of human rights
  • Creating platform for L&A at National and provincial level
  • Recording and publicizing deviations made by local judges and prosecutors
  • Media and community representatives attend allowed court sessions.
Support for Peace Activist
Duration:
July 2016 to Feb 2019
Project Location:
Hirat and Gour provinces
Donor:
European Commission / World Vision
Goal:
Support women role in peacebuilding activities in national level
Main Activities:
  • Establish peace promotion committees in Hirat and Ghour provinces
  • Capacity building of 60 members of peace committees in Hirat and Ghour
  • Capacity building of 1000 community members in Ghor and Hirat provinces