Manizha Wafeq

Manizha Wafeq

Ms Manizha Wafeq is the co-founder and president of Afghanistan Women’s Chamber of Commerce and Industry (AWCCI), and a facilitator at the PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS®️ program for the past 13 years. She is the co-founder of several organizations advocating women’s economic empowerment, including the PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS®️ Network, and Leading Entrepreneurs for Afghanistan’s Development (LEAD), that preceded the AWCCI. Her efforts have contributed to several policy recommendations being incorporated into national policy, including a recommendation that 15-25% of industrial parks are allocated to small, medium and women-owned businesses in the national industrial park’s policy.