Babiker Badri Scientific Association for Women’s studies (BBSAWS), Omdurman, Sudan
|Babiker Badri Scientific Association for Women’s studies (BBSAWS), Omdurman, Sudan|
|Street address:||Ahfad University for Women (AUW)
P.O. Box 167 Omdurman, SUDAN
|Location coordinates:||15° 38' 39" N, 32° 28' 39" E|
|Executive Director:||Alia Hassan Karrar|
|Contact number:||00249 (87) 564401|
|Target:||Girls and Women|
|Organization type:||National NGO (operating countrywide or advocating at the national level)|
|Sectors:||Refugees, Poverty Alleviation, Political Participation/Governance, Peace and Conflict, Empowerment, Economic Empowerment, Agriculture/Food Security, Violence Against Women|
BBSAWS is a voluntary, non-political, non-profit making NGO located inside Ahfad University in Omdurman, Sudan and is dedicated to enhancing women’s status and is striving to achieve equality, empowerment, development and the full realization of their human capacity.
Major activities include:
Implementation of development projects in rural areas to integrate and enhance women’s productive, reproductive and community roles; Involvement in the production of audio-visual and printed educational and advocacy materials for women in different areas, which are related to the offices activities. Involvement In different action-oriented researches, feasibility studies, and identification of successful projects for replication; Participation in different campaigns for the sake of achieving social change; Training women as Agents of change and developing their capacities as leaders, decision-makers, consultants and initiators of a new vision for women’s enhancement; Other activities include training in income generation skills, environmental conservation, home economics, maternal and child- health, family life education, appropriate technology, Literacy education, women, law and peace; and Seminars and research on the above themes and those related to the Beijing platform of action.