About Partner & Goal of Project

ABOUT: Accepting Others Organization (AOO) is a non-governmental and non-profit organization, founded in May 2014 and operates in Iraq including the Kurdistan Region to advocate for human rights, particularly women’s rights, to ensure peaceful co-existence through promoting tolerance and collaboration between the diverse components of the society and supporting governmental and nongovernmental organizations in developing policies guaranteeing freedoms, rights, gender equality, and social justice following the international standards.

PROJECT GOAL: Develop and strengthen the position of women mainly in the sectors of politics, governance, and civil society organizations as well as the peace process in the country. The SCR 1325 and the Iraq National Action plan will be the foundation of the project and its activities.

Name of CSO

Accepting Others Organization (AOO)

Website / Social Media / Contact


HQ Location


Project Location(s)

Duhok Governorate

Title of Project

Advancing Society through Women Empowerment