Building Stronger Communities, One Woman at a Time.
The Palestinian Women’s Organization (AWC) is a non-governmental organization founded in 2007 by a group of Palestinian women. Currently, AWC consists of 103 members. Located in Al-Thouri, Silwan, Jerusalem, AWC is registered with the Palestinian Ministry of Interior under the number QR319C. The organization operates with 5 full-time staff members and a group of dedicated volunteers. AWC’s highest authority is its board of directors, comprising 7 women with a chairwoman at the helm.
Elevating Lives through Awareness, Legal Support, Economic Empowerment, Cultural Enrichment, and Skills Development Initiatives
At Women’s Center Al-Thouri Silwan, our mission goes beyond boundaries. We are dedicated to fostering social justice, promoting equality, and championing sustainable development in our community. Through robust education and training programs, proactive advocacy for policy change, and steadfast support for grassroots initiatives, we strive to create a resilient and empowered society, where every individual can thrive and contribute to positive transformation.
Envisioning a world where universal access to resources fosters thriving communities, our vision at Women’s Center Al-Thouri Silwan is one of empowerment. We strive for a future where marginalized communities, with a special focus on women, are not only empowered but also actively participate and have a significant voice in decision-making processes. Together, we work towards a brighter and more inclusive tomorrow
At Women's Center Al-Thouri Silwan, our committed team tirelessly supports and empowers our community's women. Get to know our compassionate advocates, ready to listen, offer guidance, and provide resources for overcoming challenges and achieving goals