Empowering the vulnerable-Kashmir

European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) Project


Then program empowering the vulnerable: Strengthening grassroots level governance and empowering civil society action on conflict affected areas of Kashmir is being implemented in 50 villages of Baramulla and Bandipora Districts in Kashmir. The program is supported by the European Union (EU) and Welhungerhilfe (WHH).




1200 women,
1000 Youth,
100 Halqa Panchayat members,
250 Village Welfare Committees



Key Intervention Areas:
• To contribute towards lessening conflict through strengthened local governance and promoting affirmative civil society action for holistic development in Baramulla and Bandipora districts in Kashmir, India.
• Spreading knowledge amongst the community rights, aid them to access entitlement and ensuring grassroots level participation in the governance process.
• Conducting training program for the youth on livelihood options, personality development, career guidance and linkages with schemes for youth of the state and central government.