Highlights of June

Highlights of the Month
  • Continuation of Work on the Advocacy Committee
  • Meeting with the First Lady of Afghanistan
  • Awareness Meetings and Registering Business Women in the National Procurement Authority’s Electronic System
  • Cooperation, Coordination and Review of Preparations for the AWCCI’s Emergency Board Elections and High Council
  • Establishment of A Sewing and Clothing Design Training Center to Build Women’s Professional Capacity in Herat
  • Efforts to market and increase sales of women’s products in collaboration with leading media
  • Opening of the One-Stop Shop for export procedures in Nangarhar

Highlights of May

Highlights of the month

  • AWCCI presents the National Women’s Business Agenda to its partners and stakeholders 
  • AWCCI signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) with UNHCR
  • Growth of Women Production Groups in districts 
  • Eid Bazaar held in Herat 
  • Efforts towards the growth of Agribusinesses 
  • Establishing Collaboration with WADAN 
  • Establishing Collaboration with CORDAID’s Rawnaq Project

Highlights of April

Highlights of the Month

  • Start of Mentorship Program in Kabul and provinces
  • Standardization and Registration of MBAW TM to meet International Standards
  • Bahar (Spring) Bazaar held in Herat
  • Consultation and brainstorming sessions on the exchange of useful business ideas in Mazar
  • Coordination meeting with the Department of Women’s Affairs and the International Labor Organization in North
  • Coordination meeting with the Balkh Directorate of Refugees and Repatriation
  • Meeting with Agricultural Marketing Program (AMP) in Nangarhar
  • Capacity Building of Businesswomen in Kandahar

Highlights of March

Highlights of the Month
  • Celebration of March 8, International Women’s Day in Kabul and provinces
  • Launch of Women’s National Business Agenda
  • AWCCI Celebrated its fourth anniversary
  • Women’s Access to Finance program in North and South
  • Establishing Trade Relations with the Republic of Turkey
  • Efforts on Standard Packaging for Women’s Products
  • Meetings with General Consuls of Uzbekistan and Turkey in provinces
  • Exhibitions held in Kabul and provinces to welcome Spring

Highlights of February

Highlights of the Month
  • Connecting Afghan businesswomen with European countries and markets
  • Strengthening the relationship between AWCCI and ACF
  • Efforts of AWCCI to involve not only businesswomen but the entire private sector in peace processes and dialogues
  • Women’s Access to Finance Training Program in Kabul and 4 Zones by Ghazanfar Bank
  • AWCCI North Zone meets the General Consul of Iran in Mazar-e-Sharif
  • Exposure visit of OHW’s graduates to women businesses in Nangarhar
  • Meeting with the directorate of Urban Governance
    for the marketing of women’s products
  • AWCCI-West Zone Office signed an MoU with WADAN in Herat

Highlights of January

Highlights of the Month
  • AWCCI’s Clothing production Union  to receive a contract of  4000 winter, spring and summer uniforms for the electricity company De Breshan
  • AWCCI’s Awareness Program on Arbitration Law for Afghan Businesswomen
  • Interactive Video Conference Session on Trade and Investment opportunities between India and Afghanistan – Post Covid19
  • Four MoUs signed for a better collaboration between Afghanistan Women Chamber of Commerce and Industry and CORDAID, Ghazanfar Bank, and Afghanistan Center for Commercial Dispute Resolution and the National Procurement Authority (NPA)
  • AWCCI’s members to get connected with the work via digital platform CONNECTS