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Organisation and Objectives
WFSD was founded on 1 July 1992 after the Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. It now has over 5,000 members and beneficiaries in its 21 Regional Offices. WFDS's primary objective is to emphasise the role of women in advocating
and implementation of sustainable development while addressing its social, economic and environmental dimensions.
A core activity of all WFSD's 21 regional branches is the mobilisation of women and young people and local planning aimed at achieving local sustainable development. NGOWFSD distributes micro-credits and supervises its optimal use
to generate income and employment in favour of excluded and invisible women living in deprived, poor and remote communities.
To this end NGOWFSD's major activities include:
Major projects include:
Chairwoman: Madame Dr Rym Fayala
Director General: Dr Kamel Esseghairi