who is Empowerment ?

Empowerment is a local NGO that was founded in Iraq, Baghdad under the issued certificate (1S1910112)

According to the provision of the constitution and Iraqi laws in force

Empowerment is working in Iraq since 2019, in Development , WASH ,Clean Energy, Climate change, Climate advocacy and dialog,

and Capacity building, Women rights, Conflict Prevention, Prevention of Violence Extremism

We aim to help reaching a peaceful, developed and sustained society full of harmony.

And empower community capacity and leadership and life skills. Also to help provide learning opportunities for youth, women, university students and activists so that they could empower their skills, knowledge and experience.

Mission & Goals

Providing the essential methods for the development of women and children, by giving them access to existing public services, and giving them the means to exercise their rights.

To have concerns related to vulnerable groups that were evacuated from their homes due to living circumstances similar to catastrophic natural conditions or war and security situation.

Developing the capabilities of young people in particular and the rest of the age groups in general and developing their skills and provide them with the expertise that enables them to manage small and medium enterprises

And get job opportunities in various areas to be able to take their role in life.

Our Values  

• Youth Leadership: We believe youth have a vital role to play in leading social change and transforming conflict in their communities.

• Community Empowerment: We believe in working at the grassroots, supporting youth to build on local strengths to help communities transform themselves into tolerant peaceful societies.

• Active Tolerance: We believe peace is a process driven by active understanding, dialogue, and positive engagement with others, founded on trust and respect.

• Responsible Citizenship: We believe social change begins with personal responsibility and is sustained when people are actively engaged in creating the shared future of their community