AWSDC is a Non-Governmental Organization established in 1999 in Pakistan serving Afghan women for their
skills development and economic empowerment. AWSDC starts project which aims to scale up the novel income-
generating program piloted by AWSDC that address the issues of resource scarcity at women’s protection centers
and a lack of economic independence and transferable skills for the women. The pilot program consisted of
vocational trainings in tailoring that were customized to the needs, interests and skill levels of the women, This
intervention have proven to be effective in providing women with self-help tools to gain economic independence
and become entrepreneurs.