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What We Do



  • To mobilize and utilize local resources through the active involvement of communities.
  • To empower and involve children and women folk in development process
  • To provide all kinds of available support to the rural, marginalized and vulnerable communities
  • To carry out income generation activities and eradicate dependency syndrome
  • Provide quality services to organizations for determination of baseline, program reviews/assessment, program evaluations and any other special program/development sectors.


Thematic Areas 

  • Advocacy, Health, Education, Livelihood,  Awareness Raising
  • Infrastructure development, Agriculture, Skills development / Training and development.
  • Human Rights, Child Rights & women Rights, Democratic Rights
  •  Research, Environment, Microfinance & Enterprises.


Cross-Cutting Themes

  • Women & Child Rights Protection




Achievements and Work done


  ONAAR technically handled the relevant Challenges and rectified and removed the misconception about NGOs. Key achievements are as under;

  • Distribution of winter warm cloths to the poorest people at district Mansehra, Abbottabad, Battagram & Kohistan donated by Hidaya Foundation US through Hidaya Trust
  • ONAAR worked with a national based organization “AWAAZ Foundation, AWAZCDS” Multan for the Campaign/activities of MDGs/SDGs against Poverty or to End Poverty under Action/2015 in 2015 through MOU.
  • Eid and Ramadan Package activity performed at ONAAR District office Mansehra. Food Packages have been distributed in widows and orphans. The funds raised by ONAAR itself from individual Philanthropist/Donors.
  • ONAAR Mansehra raised funds online through the GlobalGiving Foundation by uploading the projects and the raised funds have been utilized on the prescribed project activities in Education sector in District Mansehra. The projects are;
  • Empower 500 Adolescent Girls in Pakistan”, “Educate 300 Children with Nutrition in Pakistan”
  • With the collaboration of Local Government have managed awareness raising campaign for the Green KPK.
  • ONAAR Development Organization worked and remained an IP for three years through MOU in District Mansehra on Advocacy and Awareness Raising of Child Rights & Protection with a National Based NGO “Sahil” (www.sahil.org) working on “Child Sexual Abuse”. The project was funded by European Commission.
  • Responsive Education and Awareness for Child Protection (REAP) Through “Sahil”, funded by Norwegian Embassy
  • CPNs: Facilitation to the formation of “Child Protection Network” at District Mansehra, KPK. There starting responsibilities in the communities is to collect data on child abuse cases, deal with issues such as birth registration, out of school children and any other particular issues in the localities. They are also facilitated to develop a referral mechanism at UC and district level for services and complaints of child sexual abuse cases.
  • A group of 30 male & female community members from each village was provided training on Child Rights & Protection.                                                                                                                                             
  • Training of Para Counseling Skills:  Members of CPNs and ONAAR organization representatives to build their capacity on counseling techniques. A five day training session covered the needs and abilities to Counsel Children and affectively communicate with them.
  • Training of teachers to Address Issues of Protection: Facilitate and organize “Meri Hifazat” (MH) training in different primary schools to prevent children from all types of abuse especially sexual abuse.
  • Expanding Sustainable Child Advocacy Protection and Empowerment Project (ESCAPE) Through “Sahil” Supported by European Union
  • Community Awareness Training to the Master Trainers of ONAAR:  3day TOT to Master trainers of ONAAR on child protection and especially sexual abuse.
  • Replication of Community Training: Community replication training by these Master Trainers of ONAAR have conducted trainings to the community Activists for further flow the child protection messages and techniques.
  • Sharing of messages with community: Trained activists (by Master Trainers of ONAAR) have conveyed the messages to 177 persons by each activist.
  • Facilitate the training of Meri Hifazat, Adolescent Health and Parenting training on child protection at different UCs of District Mansehra.
  • All these training session replications and seminars have done in each year.


  • ONAAR proved and got appreciation letter by “Sahil
  • KPK Green Growth Awareness Campaign by Mass communication with District Local Government, Mansehra.


  • Capacity Building Training to the national NGOs:  ONAAR Development Organization got Capacity Building Training by Green acre Pakistan on British High Commission Pattern under a funded project of BHC.


  • Celebrated national event 14th August, 2014
  • A joint walk with District Management & Administration.
  • A Puppet show on 14th August at SOS village (orphans school).
  • A joint celebrating 14th August event at DHQ hospital Mansehra.

  • From the platform of CRAN, ONAAR conducted many activities, e.g. Jail visits to assess child rights of minors in the jail, visits of SOS village, sweet Home etc.   
  • ONAAR conducted CRAN Project. “Child Rights & Protection” Situational Analysis through base line survey of District Mansehra. Compiled Report has published. Pic:

  • ONAAR have done many programmes & walks on the Universal day of Child – 20th Nov, 3rd Dec, 12th Oct, women day and youth day at different schools and community. A special “Walk” for Save the Children (against Drugs) has been done, and other program on “Education For All” (EFA) also have been done for Awareness Raising.
  • SCS  has made two CDLC (Child Development & Learning Center)  with the cooperation of ONAAR.
  • In parallel, the IRC-PRIDE  Project addressed Health issues with the cooperation of ONAAR as IP.  Completed 2 Hand Pumps and Street Pavement. 
  • ONAAR Development Organization had started its struggle just from the first and initial times when the activists of Organization gathered and got the line of action. Very first time ONAAR made and arranged the Repairing of the Sanitation system in the central village of UC, named Shergarh. It was self funded activity.
  • ONAAR arranged and managed the Medical Camps in the UC and BHU shergarh.Capacity Building
    • To ensure organizational Growth and Development, in parallel ONAAR Development Organization members got different Trainings/workshops and attended seminars & other programs arranged by different NGOs/INGOs and Social Welfare Department for the capacity building of the members specially. ONAAR  Development Organization members are qualified & skilled in different manners. e.g;
    • DRR , M & E and Assessment Techniques Training by IRM MDP / UNDP, DRR training by RedR UK, Training on the Rights of Older people & PWDs by  Helpage International, Para Counseling training by Sahil, TOT consists of Five Phases by USAID PRIDE, Leadership and Management Skill Training (LMST) by SRSP, Project Management, Project Proposal Development & Project Cycle by USAID, Sustainable Livelihood Approaches by SUNGI, Hygiene & Sanitation Practice by IRC, Sensitization workshop on UN Conventions by who, Advocacy and Planning workshop by SRSP,  Community Management Skill Training by Save the children Sweden, workshop of “PTC” (Parent Teacher Council) by SCS, Child Rights & Child Protection, Child to Child” Program (C to C) by SCS.

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