Women’s Action For Development is a New Delhi Based NGO that believes that women are central to any sustainable development efforts. Women have to be recognized as the primary stake holders in their own development and growth. The role of WAFD becomes that of a facilitator to equip the women for creative action through participatory implementation, management and maintenance, so that ultimately they can take over these projects.


Fostering South-South Cooperation

Promoting national and inter-regional as well as South-South (S-S) and South-North-South (S-N-S) cooperation and network among organisations that are working in the fields of energy, ecology and environment development.

Facilitate Green Technology Transfer

Undertaking appropriate technology transfer in other developing countries; as well as, from other countries to India. Acting as a facilitator for such linkages.

Promote Sustainable Development

Assisting the undertaking of sustainable energy based decentralised power generation, especially in rural areas of the country.