Afghan Women's Writing Project

Description: 

Online Magazine established to disseminate the ideas, thoughts and stories of women in Afghanistan without censor or judgement. The project's uses volunteer professional American female mentors to mentor Afghan essayists, poets, fiction writers and journalists to express themselves clearly, and to hone English writing skill to enable the writers to get their stories and ideas out to a wide English-speaking audience. This processes creates cross-cultural understanding, and facilitates Afghan women to recognize the value of their ideas within the global community. Our ultimate goal is to bring global awareness to the reality of Afghan women's lives and support the women so that their voice become part of the Afghan national dialog and work toward peace.

Organization type: 
Non-Governmental Organizations
Address: 
PO Box 212
Jericho, VT 05465
Countries: 
Asia
Southern Asia
Afghanistan
Phone: 
802 448-2997
E-Mail: 
elisabeth@awwproject.org