Archive Month : October 2012
Shuhada Organization (SO) is a non-governmental, non-profit, non-political and independent civil society organization dedicated to the welfare and progress of Afghan citizens with a primary focus on the empowerment of women and children.
Shuhada History Film
SO was founded by Dr. Sima Samar the Chairperson of AIHRC and Mr. Abdul Rauf Naveed the current Executive Director of SO, in the year 1989
Sima Samar is one of four recipients of the 2012 Right Livelihood Award for her “for her longstanding and courageous dedication to human rights, especially the rights of women, in one of the most complex and dangerous regions in the world”. It is the first time that a Right Livelihood Award goes to Afghanistan. Sima [...]