CMDO – Community Motivation & Development Organization – is a national non-governmental organization (NGO) established in 1998 and registered under the Societies Registration Act 1860 and Deptt. of Social Welfare.

CMDO is a pioneer civil society organization working since its inception in Federally Administered Tribal Areas and the Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa province briefly referred to FATA & KPK respectively. CMDO is involved in a multi-sectoral program on education, health, child labor, social mobilization, drinking water & sanitation, energy, agriculture and livelihood and is currently managing an annual portfolio of over US$5million. CMDO has also been engaged in public policy advocacy for good governance, disarmament, peace and other issues of public interest. Since May 2009, CMDO has been providing emergency relief and rehabilitation and made significant contribution to relief efforts for the conflict and disasters affected population.

CMDO partners include a number of UN agencies and other international donor agencies in a number of areas including education, skills development, protection, housing, food, nutrition, and livelihoods. Currently, CMDO operations are underway in all seven (07) FATA agencies while in the settled areas of KPK CMDO is working in district Tank, DI Khan, Bannu, Lakki Marwat, Lower Dir, Charsadda, Nowshera and Peshawar.

CMDO is endeavoring to shape its programme to address the perennial problems afflicting FATA and KPK based on the need for ‘development and peace’.


A  world,  free  of  poverty,  where  everyone  enjoys  fundamental  rights  to  lead  a  life  of  dignity  and  honour  without discrimination on the basis of creed, race, ethnicity, language, gender and nationality.

Mission Statement

To  promote  effective  partnership  among  organizations  and  individuals  through  dialogues,  exchange  of  views, resources  and  experiences  sharing,  and  efforts  to  build  common  perspective  for  eradication  of  poverty  and  human sufferings.


If you would like to support CMDO’s work, you may make donations to the following account or contact us for more details on how to help.

Account Title:CMDO / Admin OH

Account Number:92103600115114

Bank Name:Askari Islamic Bank

Location:Manshera Road Abbottabad Branch


IBAN No:PK92ASCM0092103600115114

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