APAMA Consultancy Focus group with female employees in East Zone

APAMA Consultancy Focus group with female employees in East Zone

Continuing the Focus Group with female employees in four zones of Afghanistan, AWCCI-East Zone, Nangarhar with cooperation of APAMA Consultancy Services and KAKAR Advocates organized the Focus group with female employees of government and non-government organizations on October 10, 2018 in AWCCI-Nangarhar. In this session, two women from private organizations, the female employees of Directorate of Women Affairs, Directorate of National Protection Agency of Afghanistan, Directorate of Rural Rehabilitation and Development, and female employees of some other government organizations participated.

The session mainly focused on women employees’ problems in organizations. Representatives of organizations talked about their problems and they emphasized on providing proper working place for women. Besides, cases related to women should be considered and solved on time in Justice and Judiciary entities.

Meanwhile, participants had a discussion on security of women in organizations and consideration of the cases if they face any problem. Most of the participants believed that women role in government organizations is very less, So they emphasized that women should take part in political and economic affairs of the country equal to men. They asked for more women participation in government.