Women's Centre for Peace and Development WOPED
WOPED is an education, information and advocacy centre for the advancement of the human rights of women and girls to social inclusion, economic security, and fundamental freedoms. WOPED envisions a world of peaceful co-existence, improved living standards and gender-responsive human development.
WOPED was founded to redress existing wrongs against women and girls in local communities and to propagate peace in its most realistic forms in lived experiences.
WOPED understands 'peace' to mean not just the absence of war, but the absence of all forms of violence, be they economic, psychological, physical, socio-cultural or political. WOPED believes that there could not possibly be peace in sit...