Women’s Empowerment

Nari Maitree
Membership:
750
Head Office:
Dhaka, Bangladesh

Nari Maitree (NM) – meaning women's solidarity, is a women-led, non-partisan, and non-profit development organisation. It was founded in 1983 by a group of female social activists with a mission to empower the disadvantaged and vulnerable women, children, adolescents, and youth of the country.

Contact:
+ 880 1711541453
Rural and Urban Poor’s Partner for Social Advancement (RUPSA)
Membership:
123
Head Office:
Khulna, Bangladesh

RUPSA is a rights and advocacy-based NGO that works towards empowering and establishing the rights of the rural and urban poor. It works with the disadvantaged and marginalised especially vulnerable women, children, the disabled and religious-ethnic minorities. And it builds their capacities to

Contact:
+ 88 04811666
Aim Of Our Regional Development (ROAD)
Membership:
1600
Head Office:
Sambalpur, Orissa

Based out of Orissa, ROAD is an organisation that is dedicated to identifying and addressing the issues that slum settlements face. They organise and empower those that live in informal settlements, especially women, to build resilience, to access basic infrastructure services, and to better

Contact:
+91 9937710471
Learn Mahila Kamgar Sanghatan
Membership:
6500
Head Office:
Mumbai, India

Learn Mahila Kamgaar Sanghatana (LMKS) is a Maharashtra-based union of women workers in the urban informal economy. It operates in the cities of Mumbai, Nashik and Solapur. The membership includes home-based workers, domestic workers, garment workers, ragpickers, street vendors, construction

Contact:
+91 9870928995
Addu Trade Cooperative
Membership:
490
Head Office:
Addu City, Maldives

Addu Trade Cooperative was formed in 2012 with an aim to empower women and to improve their livelihoods.

Khokana Women Awareness Society (KWAS)
Membership:
525
Head Office:
Lalitpur Metropolitan City-21, Khokana, Nepal

Khokana Women Awareness Society (KWAS) is a non- profitable, non-political and non-governmental organisation. KWAS is committed to improving the quality of life and empowering local women through skills development, activities providing essential healthcare, information related to SRH, and

Contact:
+977 98511662232, +977 98511662231
SABAH Nepal
Membership:
3000
Head Office:
Patan, Nepal

SABAH Nepal is a social-business organisation which works towards strengthening the livelihoods of financially deprived and marginalised women home based workers in Nepal.

It has been zeroing in on its mission of empowering the rural and urban poor women working in the informal sector

Contact:
+977 9849063684
Women’s Skill Development Organization (WSDO)
Membership:
490
Head Office:
Pokara, Nepal

WSDO is a fair trade organisation, which has been working since 1975 as a non-profit and is an income-generating programme for economically disadvantaged, disabled, abused, widowed, divorced, single and outcast women from rural Nepal, supporting them to be self-reliant and independent. The

Contact:
+977 61534025
Aurat Publication And Information Service Foundation
Membership:
5000
Head Office:
Islamabad, Pakistan

Established in 1986, as a national, non-profit, non-governmental organisation, Aurat Publication and Information Service Foundation is committed to creating widespread awareness and a just, democratic and caring society in Pakistan, where women and men are recognised as equals, with the right to

Contact:
+92 3008380300
Sarsabz Foundation
Membership:
500
Head Office:
Faisalabad, Pakistan

Sarsabz Foundation is a non-governmental organisation that is committed to the cause of human rights and social sector development thus promoting professional capabilities, essential resources, favourable opportunities, advocacy for causes, and rights of defenceless communities. It enables

Contact:
+92 342 3666660
Women Workers Helpline (WWHL)
Membership:
2500
Head Office:
Lahore, Pakistan

Women Workers Helpline (WWHL) is an independent, non-profit organisation that works towards a socially just, economically equitable, politically aware and gender sensitive society. In order to promote and strengthen democracy and a gender-sensitised culture in Pakistan, WWHL creates awareness

Contact:
+ 92 3219402317
Wanasarana Thurulatha Swechcha Society (WTSS)
Membership:
800
Head Office:
Thihagoda, Sri Lanka

Established in 2006, WTSS is a community-based organisation that works for women, the youth, and the disabled. It mainly works towards creating better employment opportunities for women and helps them access sustainable livelihoods. It also aims to establish women as contributing members of

Contact:
+94 716216642