Centre for Women’s Health and Information (CEWHIN) is an independent, not for profit making, non-governmental organization established to promote the respect for human rights of women and girls especially their reproductive and health rights. Our vision is a society where women and girls are empowered to realize their mental, social and physical well-being, and it is committed to empowering individuals for improved quality of life and social change. Our primary focus is the promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls.
Although the idea for the centre was conceived in the year 2000, the Centre started operations with a seed grant from the Global Fund for Women in 2003.
CEWHIN is registered as a company limited by Guarantee under the Companies and Allied Matters Act of 1990 (Its Registration No. is RC 497455).
CEWHIN is committed to empowering individuals for improved quality of life and social change.
A society where women and girls are empowered to realise their mental, social and physical wellbeing.
OUR CORE VALUES
Our Core Areas
The Centre for Women’s Health and Information (CEWHIN) works under these three focus areas:
Under this focus area, CEWHIN covers Gender-based violence, psychosocial support for survivors of sexual and gender-based violence and other forms of trauma.
CEWHIN’s governance programme seeks to enhance citizen’s participation in governance in specific sectors. It also seeks to promote transparency and accountability in the way government make decisions and deliver services.
CEWHIN helps to build capacity of stakeholders by offering technical assistance and training where needed. The Centre also produces relevant knowledge materials for information sharing and awareness purposes.