Forum for Dignity Initiatives is a research and advocacy forum working for sexual and gender minorities in Pakistan.
We are a rights-based organization that plays the role of an enabler—we strive for an equitable society for transgender people, sex workers, and girls and young women.
FDI Pakistan is a nonprofit, nonpolitical, non-partisan, nongovernmental, nonreligious civil society organization promoting the rights of identified marginalized groups.
what is fdi
what fdi does
i. To create human rights education and leadership opportunities for girls, women, and transgender persons
ii. To facilitate civil and political rights education for girls, women, and transgender persons
iii. To facilitate policymakers and key institutions with evidence-based recommendations to improve health rights and services for girls, women, and transgender persons
iv. To organize trainings for skill development to uplift the economic situation of girls, women and transgender persons
v. To organize the campaign to sensitize communities to build an inclusive and sustainable society to end gender inequalities and reduce gender-based violence
vi. To raise funds for the organization operations and to continue important work for vulnerable groups
vii. To promote and publish and disseminate fdi’s work amongst the communities and key institutions
To work with key institutions and vulnerable communities to promote the culture of dignity for all without any stigma and discrimination.
To contribute with well-integrated solutions to elevate chronically marginalized groups to improve their access to opportunities of education, health, economic empowerment, political participation, and leadership.
We envision a future of safety, wellbeing, equality, empowerment, and without fear for girls, women, and transgender persons.
mission & vision