Advocacy, Research, Training
& Services Foundation is a not for profit and an indigenous civil society
organization established on January 30, 2008 and registered on November 13,
2008 under Societies Act XXI of 1860 with the Registrar Joint Stock Companies
and Societies, Government of Sindh, Pakistan.
ARTS Foundation aims to mainstream marginalized and most
vulnerable segments of the society in development process through creating,
strengthening and supporting local community groups, organizations and networks
to influence policies through advocacy, lobbying, networking and training to
protect and promote fundamental rights to empower women, girls, youth and
VISION: ARTS Foundation envisions socially just, economically
sound, culturally diversified and environment friendly society without gender
MISSION: ARTS Foundation mission is to enlarge social, economical,
institutional, and individual development options for the benefit of women,
youth and children of rural and marginalized areas through creating,
strengthening, and supporting social platforms.