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AWAM Foundation for Development & Culture is an independent and non-profitable organization, established in 2008, under a license no.(68/148) and it is registered in the Ministry of Social Affairs and Labor of Yemen.

AWAM is concentrating mainly on three programs:

  • The Sustainable Development Programs.
  • Democracy and Woman Political Empowerment Programs.
  • Human Rights Programs. It seeks to contribute actively to efforts aiming at attaining sustainable development in the Republic of Yemen.


Towards a free and democratic society in Yemen, that rejects all forms of violence and discrimination, a society that granites the active participation of women.


  • Empowering women politically, socially, and economically so that Yemeni women can play an effective role in building the future.
  • Promote the human rights, democracy, and good governance values.
  • Building the culture of peace and diversity.
  • Building the capacity of the youth and the women.


  • We believe in a democratic society free from all forms of discrimination especially against women.
  • We believe in a society that denounces all forms of violence.
  • We believe in a society that encourage the active participation of the youth in building the future.
  • We believe in a pluralistic participatory society that serves the principles of human rights and human dignity.
  • We believe in voluntary work especially for the youth and the women.

Our Team

Dr Bilqis Abuosba Chairperson, Founder

Amal A. Albukhaiti Executive Director

Ashwaq Shugaa Addin Projects Manager

Mohammed Mossa Financial Manager

Hisham Giyash Logistics Officer

Safaa Al-hibshi Communication Officer

Samah Al-baadani MEAL Officer

Rabab Al-masadi HR Manager