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WHAT WE DO
SWO has been working in the fields of Education, Healthcare, WASH, Emergency Response, Environment Protection, Sport and Culture and Community Infrastructure Development. SWO is committed to expand its horizons to integrated community development through active community participation. SWO has a long standing experience of implementing a variety of community based projects with financial assistance from UN agencies, international and national donor organizations. The projects have benefited the underprivileged and marginalized communities mostly in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.
SWO has been serving a wide range of vulnerable segments of society including children, women, persons with disabilities, poor students in the rural areas and old-aged people. Our specific focus is on extremely vulnerable individuals (EVIs) and those in need of critical support in terms of treatment and continuing education. Our entire program structure is based on the UN Sustainable Development Goals. To achieve the objectives, SWO builds the capacities of government and local communities at large wherever possible so as to ensure sustainable development through effective public private partnership. Our approach is to bridge the gap between the service providers and the beneficiaries through building effective working relationship. We active involve communities to identify their issues and problems, prioritize them, dig out the causes and suggest local solutions with minimum external resources. We empower communities to identify, plan and implement projects where sustainability, accountability, transparency are the core principles.
SWO coordinates its programs with key stakeholder including relevant government authorities, public representatives, human rights activists, policy makers and civil society organizations. These capacity building initiatives include sensitization, awareness and knowledge sharing through different tools including seminars, conferences, workshops, training programs, research reports publications and IEC material dissemination on issues of importance.
Shehzad Welfare Organization was established in 2008. The founders realized the importance of social work in Upper Dir. The main objective of the SWO was to serve the humanity with the help of District Administration, Local Government and other supporting teams.In the year 2008 Shehzad Welfare Organization was founded. The rapid advancement in the development of Shehzad Welfare Organization (SWO) is due to the hard work and dedication of volunteers/members. No one can deny the facts that they have left no stone unturned in bringing Shehzad Welfare Organization to present stage.
So for local civil society organization (CSO) is concerned it has been set up independently. Now it has started to register CBOs, NGOs, WOs and VOs. So far many such organizations have been registered with SWO. Development works are carried out by Shehzad Welfare Organization (SWO) through these small organizations. SWO has created awareness about HIV/Aids and narcotics through spots events. After that the member realized the fact of social work and started giving blood to the poor and needy people. So for more than 1000 pound blood has been donated to the needy people by the volunteers of Shehzad Welfare Organization. Provision of free medicines, burying of heirless dead bodies, polio day with the staff of DHQ hospital, provide free tuition facilities to the poor students, Walk against social evils, making of water channels, provision of water through wells, link bridges, arranged workshops and trainings for the protection of forests, sent goods/ daily life use for the rehabilitation of the earth quake effectives across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Shehzad Welfare Organization (SWO) also willing to start loaning system for the poor people without any interest as well as scholarship to the poor & needy students who cannot pay their monthly fees.