“We facilitate community empowerment that leads to
development and self-determination”

Community Development & Humanitarian Aid

Migration, Returnees & IDPs

Economic Growth, Employment Workforce Development

Education & Civic Engagement

Social, Youth & Women Empowerment

Legal and Law Support

Who We Are ?

SEO has more than a decade of experience in implementation of community development, skills development and reintegration projects that focus for marginalized population, IDPs and returnees. SEO has a strong network of private sector, NGO, and public entities that it can works with closely. In order to address the humanitarian crisis, economic growth challenges and community development;  SEO proposes educational program, adult learning, social engagement, legal services, TVET,  apprenticeship training, business development services and job placement support for community well-being and assist marginalized and vulnerable population.

In the past 13 years, SEO has implemented 30 projects in Afghanistan. SEO’s key donors and partners are the World Bank, IOM, CARE International, USAID, USIP, UNDP, OSF/USA and the Government of Afghanistan. SEO’s current projects including activities that focuses on the communities’ economic growth, income generation to Returnees, IDPs, education and supporting vulnerable families in Afghanistan.

Our Services

SEO FOLLOWS THE FOLLOWING STRATEGY IN IMPLEMENTATION OF ITS PROGRAMS AND PROJECTS

Humanitarian Assistance.

SEO has the footprint, network, and geographic presence to assist all aspects of humanitarian assistance in Afghanistan. SEO can help with surveys to identify vulnerable families, food distribution, monitoring, evaluation, and reporting.

Workforce Development and Adult Education for Economic Growth.

here are far more fewer jobs than there are applicants. Also, for jobs that are available in the market, the skills youth do not meet the demands of the employers. SEO and its partners in workforce will train Afghan job seekers on the labor market needs.

Reintegration Assistance for Returnees and IDPs.

SEO approach to IDPs, and returnees is achieving economic self-sufficiency and social stability within their communities, which could lead to sustainable reintegration. Therefore, SEO focuses on providing job opportunities, labor market governance, skill development through apprenticeship, and vocational training to IDPs, returnee, youth, and women in labor markets. SEO believes that IDPs and returnees have the ability to participate in economic growth activities including income-generating activities and decent-paying jobs.

Peace and Conflict Resolution.

Ongoing efforts to promote peace, co-existence, and conflict resolution should be at the heart of assistance to Afghanistan. SEO brings more than a decade of experience in peace making and conflict resolution.

Research and Development

SEO, with technical support from its partner organizations, conducts assessments, reviews, data collection, analysis, and reporting.

Skills Development for Employment

Households and youth around the country face food and job shortages in their places of origin. Some have left their villages and districts because of the conflict, unemployment, and lack of resources, and infrastructure. SEO has more than a decade of experience in implementation of skills development and reintegration projects that focus on IDPs and returnees. SEO has a strong network of private sector, NGO, and Government employers that it can works with closely. In order to address the humanitarian crisis, SEO proposes apprenticeship training, vocational training, and job placement services.

Education

Expanding access to Non-formal education, Adult education, formal education and Skills development training as well as capacity Building Trainings for teachers of formal and non-formal education system. Providing skills training programs and literacy and numeracy trainings to illiterates. Reproductive Health and HIV Prevention and Health awareness trainings including HIV/AIDS, mortality of pregnant mothers’ and childhood diseases. Trainings of peace building, conflict resolution and democracy building through seminars, conferences, and workshops , awareness and training about civic education, gender, women rights, legal, human rights and children protection.

Legal, Law Enforcement, Free Legal Aid and Education

Legal Advocacy and Outreach at community level for Access to Justice and providing the empowerment and development contexts of community and increase their talents about legal clauses and justice system of Afghanistan. Increase the people legal awareness which can help the cultural and civic improvement in the society; as a result to decrease of women legal problems in the society. Reduces the oppositions and violent against women in the community . In addition, decrease the crimes in the society. support victims access to legal and legislative organizations with a full comprehension of legal problems to reach their rights.

OVERALL GOAL

The goal of SEO is to contribute in improving the living standard of the vulnerable communities through community mobilization, capacity building, advocacy & strengthening of institutions at the grass root level.

OVERALL GOAL

We work alongside national and international firms


The goal of SEO is to contribute in improving the living standard of the vulnerable communities through community mobilization, capacity building, advocacy & strengthening of institutions at the grass root level.

Economical sustainability and Income generation for Urban and Rural Community.
Humanitarian assistance and Reintegration Assistance for Returnees and IDPs
Integrated Literacy, Non-formal Education and Community Based Education
Facilitating Education, Conflict Resolution, Skills training, development and advancement, Youth and women Empowerment.
Improved skills through marketing, business and vocational training.
New business skills introduce for securing supplies, planning production and selling of the production.
Community Development through access to justice, quality education, public awareness, women rights and access to information.

During the process of social mobilization, SEO adopted a participatory, self- help, self-sustainable approach through community involvement and formation of volunteer groups in remote rural areas of Afghanistan

Sustainable community development is a dynamic process posing various needs at different phases of time. These can be dealt with continuous interventions based on designed frameworks that incorporate the requirements projected by the communities and with the help of the communities by strategizing for public-private partnership.


SEO has strong linkages with major Community Based Organizations (CBOs), Civil Society, NGOs and funding agencies working in Afghanistan. It has undertaken initiatives in Afghanistan with special reference to collaboration with local CBOs and activists. SEO enjoys a rich experience of working in the diverse socio-cultural environment of Afghanistan and an extensive networking with the District & Provincial Governments, civil society institutions, media and political parties.

SEO basically works mainly for the poorest of the poor in the communities and rural areas of the country. Its target groups include the men, women and children in the rural communities of the country who are still living in miserable conditions and deprived of very basic necessities of life including IDPs/Returnees. Besides, SEO also focuses upon the urban populace living in slums and other such area.

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SEO as an NGO has more than 10 years experience in community development, economic growth and humanitarian assistance.

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Society Empowerment Organization, SEO along with other Foundations and Organization come to existence with aim of assisting men and women in regarding improving their economics, civic and social life, culture, reducing violence in families against children and women, decreasing poverty at communities, defending all human values and battle with wrong believes in societies.

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