Afghan Women’s Skills Development Centre (AWSDC)
|Afghan Women’s Skills Development Centre (AWSDC)
|Date of birth
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Afghan Women’s Skills Development Centre (AWSDC):
Mrs. Mary Akrami is the founder and Executive Director of Afghan Women Skills Development Center (AWSDC) in Kabul. In 2003 the organization established the first known shelter for women at risk in Afghanistan. This shelter is a space where women and young girls, who are victims and survivors of violence, can access not only physical protection, but health care, education, legal aid, and rehabilitation services as well.In 2016, Mary and AWSDC opened Bost restaurant in Kabul that is run by women who have escaped from violence and want to change their lives for the better. Situated in a popular neighborhood in Qala-e-Fatullah area of Kabul, Bost restaurant is always a success and its customers include foreign diplomats, Afghan politicians and top officials.