About Us

Star of Knowledge Organization” (S.K.O) is a social, non-political and not for profit organization, registered with Ministry of Economy, under registration number -1755 Dated July 22, 2010. The basic aim of the organization is to empower communities of remote  areas in  Afghanistan through literacy and education, especially for girls, promotes peace through education, and convey the importance of these education related activities all over Afghanistan. In the launching ceremony General Meeting has been held in Kabul, Province, attended by many influential and elite personalities of government and non- government representatives and other officials. S.K.O is governed by a Board of Directors comprising five (05)   permanent   and   two   (02)   alternative members, they may be increased in future upon demand of outcome. The BOD play vital role in strengthening socio-economic status, improving sustainability of livelihoods through community building, foster good governance, and ensure the inclusion of groups from marginalized or underrepresented communities including  poor families, the rural population, women and the youth so their voices are heard, delivery of basic social services, promotion of Human Rights, strengthening of social rights, creating learning opportunities for young generation, strengthening the civil society and elimination of gender disparity in all levels of society, with special focus on rural areas. The S.K.O Board of Directors and executive committees brings together an excellent blend of skills, expertise and experience with successful implementation of projects. S.K.O will aim to foster positive change through more comprehensive contribution, creating a new Afghanistan that has the need and priority of the population at heart.