The Jalal Foundation is a non-profit NGO that is run by and works for the women of Afghanistan.

The Jalal Foundation is a non-profit NGO that is run by and works for the women of Afghanistan. We seek to promote, empower, educate and inform Afghan women by building their capacity in human rights, gender issues and leadership.

Our main activities are:

  • the development of women’s capacities;
  • the protection of women’s rights;
  • the empowerment of women for leadership and political participation; and
  • advocacy and mobilization of international support to the cause of Afghan women.

Learn more about us and what we do.

Gender training workshop in Afghanistan

Political Participation & Leadership Training

Community-based women's literacy program

Women’s Education & Literacy Programs

women working together to end violence

Eliminating Violence against Women

Recent Posts

Five Year Report

Five Year Report

  1. Massouda Jalal nominated as Role Model for Peace
  2. News from Afghanistan
  3. Jalal Foundation brochure on CEDAW
  4. Jalal Foundation National Campaign Brochure on Rights Awareness in Afghanistan