APWA

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APWAAmerican Public Works Association
APWAAmerican Public Welfare Association
APWAAll Pakistan Women's Association
APWAAssociation of Parcel Workers of America
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She established All Pakistan Women's Association (APWA) and affiliated with United Nations.
(8) For example, the All Pakistan Women's Association (APWA), formed in 1949 by the wife of Pakistan's first prime minister, Begum Ra'ana Liaquat Ali Khan, focused mainly on the refugee crises following the partition of India in 1947.
Begum Almas Zafar informed that in 1949, Begum Rana arranged a conference of over 100 active women from all over Pakistan and the conference announced the formation of a voluntary and non-political organization for the social, educational and cultural uplift of the women, named as All Pakistan Women's Association (APWA).
Mrs Aysha Imran Mirza will be the first Honorary Patron of The UK All Pakistan Women's Association whereas Ms Bashan Rafique will continue to be the Chairperson of the organization.
The All Pakistan Women's Association has Consultant's Status with the UN Category II.
The National President of the all Pakistan Women's Association (APWA), Begum Laila Sarfaraz, along with the other trustees was eager to list the UK APWA as a charity in Wales and England, to enable it to lift funds in a tax transparent and well-organized manner and to utilize these funds for work in both Pakistan and UK.
In this regard, the All Pakistan Women's Association (APWA) arranged awareness sessions for women and girls at its projects in the metropolis.
LAHORE -- All Pakistan Women's Association arranged a National Conference on "Role of Women in Promoting Peace and Harmony for a Better Pakistan" at a local hotel on Thursday.
ISLAMABAD -- All Pakistan Women's Association UK (APWA-UK) has been merged into "The UK All Pakistan Women's Association".
During the transfer of power in 1947, Jinnah formed the Women's Relief Committee, which later formed the nucleus for the All Pakistan Women's Association (APWA).
KARACHI -- The 22nd death anniversary of Begum Raana Liaquat Ali Khan, the founder president of All Pakistan Women's Association (APWA) will be observed on June 13.
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