PODA is a women’s rights NGO working for the promotion and protection of human rights in rural areas of Pakistan since 2003. PODA’s vision is a democratic society based on gender equity and economic justice. PODA’s mission is to facilitate the empowerment of marginalized rural communities especially women, youth and minorities through livelihoods skills training, legal empowerment, democracy and peace education and human rights advocacy.
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