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Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan

The Network for Afghan Women List (NAW)


The Network for Afghan Women List
* Information * Action * Capacity * Collaboration *

The Network for Afghan Women is an e-mail information listserv that connects a wide spectrum of individuals, NGOs, international agencies, government departments, donors, journalists and students to keep up to date on issues related to women and girls in Afghanistan.

It’s free to join.

Send an email to: with ‘SUBSCRIBE’ as subject

The NAW Listserve distributes a maximum of one post of one item per day, with the subject headings clearly marked, so that if the topic is not of interest/relevance to you, you can simply delete it. Subscribers can also request their own items be circulated on the list, if appropriate.

Connect with a worldwide network of people supporting the empowerment of Afghan women.

What Do We Distribute?
- News and opinion related to Afghan women
- Resources and tools for organizations working to support women
- Policy analysis and reports related to gender and/or women in Afghanistan
- News and updates from members of the NAW network
- Calls for proposals and announcements of funding opportunities
- NAW Scholarship and Award Opportunities for Afghans
- General information about or profiles on Afghan organizations, projects, initiatives
- Appeals for support and requests for information
- Conferences, lectures, fundraising, workshops and other events
- Opportunities that help donors and implementing agencies better understand Afghanistan and build more effective programming
- Training opportunities, courses and fellowships

"I would like to thank you for your useful and informative messages. I always find them very interesting to read."
- Public Information Officer, UNDP in Kabul

“We really appreciate the work of this network. We find this network really helpful for fundraising and building our staff capacity. Thanks for helping Afghan Women NGOs.”
- Qudsia Majeedyar, Director, HDCAW

" many thanks for forwarding the most useful information to us!"
- Executive Director, Voice of Women (Herat province)

"I have been member of your list serve for a while. I wanted to thank you for all the great information you are sending. It is pleasure to be member of your list serve."
- Afghan Fulbright Scholar, New School University of New York

"FNAW is a terrific resource." - Karen Ansara, FNAW Member

Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan
PO Box 86016, Marda Loop, Calgary, Alberta
Canada T2T 6B7

t: 1 (403) 244-5625

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