Capacity Building of Civil Society in Human Rights Advocacy and Community Mobilizations

Project’s overall objective was to build the capacity of Afghan CSOs in human rights advocacy. Specifically, this objective was achieved through training and the establishment of a network for human rights promotion and advocacy in Afghanistan.It also  contributed to the promotion of human rights by; (i) enhancing the capacity of local CSOs in human rights advocacy; (ii) training a pool of CSO human rights trainers, who in turn disseminate the knowledge in their organizations, (iii) strengthening the inter linkages and formalizing/building partnerships between Afghan CSOs active in human rights promotion, enabling them to collaborate in development, share experiences and knowledge; and (iv) raising awareness about human rights protection and its significance for democracy and citizen empowerment.