• House No. 5, Street no 45, F6/1, (Opp. Super Market) Islamabad (44000), Pakistan.
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  • contact@lawari.org

Our Introduction & Background

Introduction and Background of Organization:

Lawari Humanitarian Organization (LHO) is a Non-Governmental Organization registered under Societies Act 1860 (Reg. No. 1198/5/3067). The organization since its inception in 2003, works for the achievement and promotion of “Sustainable, developed Just and empowered society”. This aim is achieved with the close collaboration of partner communities and development organizations through a participatory, rights and evidence based, gender and poverty sensitive integrated development approach in Pakistan. LHO interventions mainly focus on achievements in domains/program areas including, Food security, nutrition, Livelihood, Health, Education, WASH, Gender Development, Protection of Vulnerable Groups, and Environment Protection. LHO has under taken many programs indifferent disciplines with different donors across KPK. These programs include Food security and Livelihood, building social cohesion, Vocational skills and livelihood, surveys, return monitoring, women political empowerment, protection, emergency assistance, shelter and NFI etc. with different donor including WFP,UNDP-RAHA,UNHCR(protection cluster),IRC, Friedrich Noumann Foundation for freedom, NRC etc. Currently with the on-going intervention LHO is reaching out to 663,000 beneficiaries (78000 Families) in Peshawar, Nowshehra, DI Khan, Tank and South Waziristan Agency.. LHO has established offices in all the districts across KPK and has community networks built in the target areas .LHO has its head office at Islamabad and provincial office at Peshawar. LHO has 279 currently employed staff. LHO is currently implementing eight projects with UN, covering Peshawar, Nowshera, DI Khan, Tank and South Waziristan Agency.


Brief Information of Organization:


Name of Organization

Lawari Humanitarian Organization (LHO)

Contact Person

Name: Muhammad Riaz Khan

Designation: Program Manager


Email: riaz.khan@lawari.org

LHO Registration No


LHO Registration Act

Societies Act of XXI 1860

Year of Establishment

July 2003

Year of Registration

24th July, 2003