Promote is USAID’s largest women’s empowerment program in the Agency’s entire history. The aim is to advance opportunities for Afghan women to become political, private sector, and civil society leaders and to build upon existing and previous programs for women and girls.

Promote is a five-year program targeting the education, promotion, and training of a new generation of Afghan women. Leaders With the goal of increasing women’s contributions to Afghanistan’s development. Promote strengthens women’s rights groups, boots female participation in the economy, increase the number of women in decision making positions within the Afghan government, and helps women gain business and management skills.

Promote is comprised of: Women in Government, Women’s Leadership Development, Women in the Economy, and Women’s Rights Groups and Coalitions (Musharikat).