Institutional Accreditation

    • AwazCDS-Pakistan was founded in 1995.
    • Registered with registrar joint stock companies as a national NGO under Societies Act 1860
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan enjoys special consultative status of UN ECOSOC.
    • AWAZCDS- Pakistan  has Tax Exemption Status by Federal Board of Revenue (FBR)
    • AWAZCDS- Pakistan is Registered with Employee’s Old age Benefit Investment (EOBI)
    • Exemption status from Income Tax under section 2 (36)-2008
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is certified by Pakistan Centre for Philanthropy (PCP) since 2008.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is certified by Aga Khan Foundation under its Institutional Management Certification Program (IMCP) on the basis of USAID Management Standards since 2004.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is member of Transparency, Accountability & Participation for 2030 agenda since 2016. TAP is a broad network of more than 250 civil society organizations from over 60 countries. TAP works to ensure that open, inclusive, accountable, effective governance and peaceful societies are at the heart of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is a global facilitation group member of Action for Sustainable Development (A4SD) since 2016.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is Provincial Executive body Coordinator for PCCHI (Pakistan CSOs Coalition for Health and Immunization (PCCHI)) since 2016. It is a national level network of more than 68 NGOs of Pakistan who are working on Health issues.
    • Leadership of AwazCDS-Pakistan is member of Punjab Commission on Status of Women (PCSW) since 2015.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is a part of advisory group of SUN CSA alliance since 2015.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is the national coordinator of Pakistan Parwan Alliance (PPA) since 2015, a national alliance on reproductive health and rights which is responsible for fulfilling the Sexual & Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR).
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is a member of CHS alliance since 2015.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is a member of CRM at provincial level and contributed in the formation of strategic plan of 2015 since 2015.
    • Leading Post 2015 Development framework agenda in Pakistan on behalf of Beyond 2015
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is the global steering committee member of Asia Development Alliance since 2014.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is the National Coordinator of Pakistan Development Alliance (PDA) since 2014. It is an alliance of NGOs working together to address issues on Governance & Accountability / Sustainable Development Goals –SDGs. Website: pda.net.pk     
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is a member of Asia Democracy Network since 2014.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is a member of Action/ 2015 since 2014
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is a member of Beyond 2015 since 2014
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is member of Pakistan Alliance for Post Abortion Care (PAPAC) since 2014.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is member of Regional campaign coordination team on right to sanitation in South Asia since 2014.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is member of Global Health strategies since 2013. 
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is Member of Humanitarian Accountability Partnership (HAP) since 2013.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is part of “Girls not Brides Network” since 2012. Girls Not Brides is a global partnership of more than 400 civil society organizations committed to ending child marriage and enabling girls to fulfill their potential.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is Member of IUCN (international Union for Conservation of Nature) since 2013.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is member of CIVICUS since 2012.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is member of MDG 5-b Alliance since 2012; it is a network to improve maternal health in Pakistan.
    • Member of Sexual and Reproductive health and Rights (SRHR) Alliance since 2011.
    • Winner of Humanitarian Excellence Award 2010.
    • South Asian Regional Convener & National Secretariat Pakistan for Global Call to Action Against Poverty (GCAP) since 2008.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is an active member of FAFEN since 2008.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is the member of Pakistan Society of Development Economists (PSDE) since 2006.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is the member of International alliance against small arms (IANSA since 2004.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is member of National Steering Committee PSF-Pakistan/WSF () since 2002.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is the member organization of HRDN (Human Resource Development Network) since 2001
    • Zia ur Rehman CEO of AwazCDS-Pakistan is the National Coordinator of Peoples’ Awareness and Rights Committees (PARC)–Network since 2001 and active in 53 Tehsils of Southern Punjab.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is a part of “Association of Network for Community Empowerment (ANCE) (ANCE) since 2001
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is the provincial coordinator NCE-Punjab
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is the member National Steering Committee of PNF-Pakistan 
    • Pak-India Peace Coalition (AwazCDS-Pakistan as Member of National Steering Committee)
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan is the member of Global partnership for capacity building of community leadership since 1997
    • Member of Pakistan NGOs forum since 1997
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan has its ten years strategic plan
    • Global Partner Asia Democracy Network (AND), Regional Campaign Coordination Team (RCCT) on WASH, End Water Poverty, NHN, Pakistan CSO Alliance and many more.
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan has 13 External Evaluations
    • AwazCDS-Pakistan has conducted more than 20 Research studies on different social issues of south Punjab