The Research, Policy and Advocacy Centre “Woman and Society” from Sarajevo is an independent, feminist, non-governmental and non-profit organisation operating at the level of the State of BiH. The...
Following the United Nations fourth World Conference on women in Beijing-china, which was attended by group of Afghan women from various organizations and UN agencies, the idea of establishing a...
The African Gender Institute at the University of Cape Town is a feminist research unit, committed to political work on the African continent. We focus on writing, publications, research processes...
The African National Congress Women's League is the women's wing of the African National Congress (ANC). It was founded in 1931 as the Bantu Women's League, with Charlotte Maxekeas its first...
The African Women's Development and Communication Network (FEMNET) is a membership-based pan-African Network set up in 1988 to advance African women's development, equality and other human rights....
AAUW has been empowering women as individuals and as a community since 1881. For more than 130 years, we have worked together as a national grassroots organization to improve the lives of millions of...
The ABA Rule of Law Initiative (ABA ROLI) is an international development program that promotes the rule of law by working with in-country partners to build sustainable institutions and societies...
APWLD is Asia Pacific’s leading feminist, membership driven network.  Our 180 members represent organisations and groups of diverse women from 25 countries in the region. We use capacity development...
The Center for Asia-Pacific Women in Politics (CAPWIP) is a non-partisan, non-profit and non-governmental regional organization (NGO) dedicated to promoting equal participation of women in politics...
Association for the Promotion of Women in Romania - APFR was formed in 1997 as a subsidiary of IKON Foundation of Galati, whose activities consist of providing assistance (clothing, food) to families...
The Association for Women's Rights in Development (AWID) is an international membership organization connecting, informing and mobilizing people and organizations committed to achieving gender...
Association of Media Women in Kenya is Committed to Enhancing the Status of Women in Kenya and Africa  
BAOBAB For Women's Human Rights is a not for profit, non-governmental women's human rights organization, which focuses on women's legal rights issues under the three systems of law: customary,...
The Center for American Women and Politics (CAWP) is a university-based research, education and public service center. Its mission is to promote greater knowledge and understanding about women's...
The Center for Women and Information Technology (CWIT), established at the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC), is dedicated to providing global leadership in achieving women's full...
The Center for Women’s Global Leadership (CWGL) envisions a world in which all people are equal and gender equality is systemically realized by the achievement of human rights for all. CWGL...
The Center of Arab Woman for Training and Research (CAWTAR) was created on March 7, 1993 in response to the request of a number of Arab governments and civil society organizations and institutions....
The Center of Women's Studies and Policies (CWSP) is established as a Foundation under the Bulgarian Law on Non-Profit Legal Entities by the Decision of Sofia City Court as of 30 June 2003 (Company...
The Centre for Advancement of Women in Politics (CAWP) is based in the School of Politics, International Studies and Philosophy in Queen's University Belfast. It aims to foster an appreciation of...
The Centre for Development and Population Activities (CEDPA) is a non-profit organization that works in developing nations to increase educational opportunities for girls and youth, ensure access to...
Eldis is a knowledge service that aims to support the documentation, exchange and use of evidence-based development knowledge. Its Gender Resource Guide allows access to a number of resources on...
ElectWomen is a movement to encourage women to run for public office and to elect and keep more women in policy-making roles in local, state and national politics. ElectWomen offers a portal for...
EMILY's List is a grassroots political network dedicated to building a progressive America by electing pro-choice Democratic women to federal, state, and local office.
Promote and support actions that advance justice and democracy, based on feminist and human rights principles, to enable women and youth to realise their own potential.
Equality Now works for the protection and promotion of the human rights of women around the world. Working with national human rights organizations and individual activists, Equality Now documents...
The European Women’s Lobby aims at promoting women’s rights and equality between women and men in the European Union. EWL is active in areas such as women’s economic and social position, women in...
The Feminist Majority Foundation (FMF) is an organization dedicated to women's equality, reproductive health, and non-violence. In all spheres, FMF utilizes research and action to empower women...
Femmes Africa Solidarité (FAS) is an international non-governmental organization that works to promote and strengthen the role of African women in preventing, managing and resolving conflicts.
FOKUS – Forum for Women and Development – is a knowledge and resource center for international women’s issues with an emphasis on the spreading of information and women-centered development...
The Forum for Women, Law and Development is a non-governmental organization whose mission is to eliminate all forms of discrimination against women in Nepal and protect and promote human rights...
The mission of Girls’ Globe is to raise awareness and educate others about global issues concerning the rights, health, and empowerment of women and girls. Girls’ Globe is a network of passionate...
GirlsMatter is an initiative aimed at engaging girls and young women in the political process from an early age.
The Global Fund for Women is an international network of women and men committed to a world of equality and social justice. It advocates for and defends women's human rights by making grants to...
The Institute for Inclusive Security, including The Women Waging Peace Network, advocates for the full participation of all stakeholders, especially women, in peace processes. IIS focuses on South...
The Institute for Women's Leadership (IWL) is dedicated to advancing women's leadership and involvement in decision-making in all arenas. It is a consortium of members that conducts research,...
The Inter-American Commission of Women (CIM), a Specialized Organization of the Organization of American States, is a forum for generating hemispheric policy to advance women's rights and gender...
The Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) is the world organization of parliaments of sovereign states. Established in 1889 as the focal point for worldwide parliamentary dialogue, IPU works for peace and...
The International Center for Research on Women works with partner organizations and governments throughout the world to promote gender equitable development, reduce poverty, and change the lives of...
The International Gender Policy Network is a non-profit, non-governmental network organization aiming at promoting gender equitable and gender sensitive public policy at all levels of global society...
The International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International IDEA) is an intergovernmental organization that supports sustainable democracy worldwide. Its objective is to...
The International Women's Democracy Center was established to strengthen women's global leadership in all facets of democracy through training, education, networking and research. It focuses...
The Network supports women’s roles and agency in the development of democratic practices and institutions at community, national, and international levels, and to ensure women’s full political...
IWRAW Asia Pacific is an international women's organisation that promotes the domestic implementation of international human rights standards by building the capacity of women and human rights....
The International Women's Tribune Centre (IWTC) is an international non-governmental organization that provides communication, information, education, and organizing support services to women's...
Isha L’Isha, established in 1983, is the oldest grassroots feminist organization in Israel and one of the leading voices of women’s rights in the country. Isha L’Isha is based in Haifa and works...
ISIS Center for Women and Development has three main goals: enhancing women's and gender issues, bridging the gap between the University and civil society, and sharing in global synergy. ISIS was...
Isis International is a feminist advocacy organisation. We are activists who engage in research and analysis of the issues affecting women globally; amplify the voices, advocacies and analyses of...
The Jerusalem Center for Women (JCW) is a Palestinian non-governmental women’s center located in East Jerusalem. It provides Palestinian women with venues for training in democracy, human rights,...
Kalyanamitra is established as a critical response to the inequality and lack of gender sensitivity and awareness in the family, society and state because of the destruction of ideology and women’s...
KARAT is a regional coalition that works to ensure gender equality in the CEE/CIS countries, monitors the implementation of international agreements and lobbies for the needs and concerns of women in...
We are a group of feminists who aim to advance the status of Palestinian women in Israel.
The Knowledge Gateway is an open global community for knowledge mobilization, innovation and partnerships for women’s economic empowerment
The Latin American Information Agency ALAI is a communication platform committed to the full observance of human rights, gender equality and citizen participation in public and development in Latin...
LACC is an independent non-governmental legal resource organization, a pioneer in the field of promoting women’s access to justice. LACC was first registered 1987 under the Company Act and then re-...
MADRE works towards a world in which all people enjoy the fullest range of individual and collective human rights; in which resources are shared equitably and sustainably; in which women participate...
Mahila Swaraj Abhiyan is a state wide informal network of Non-government Organisation (NGOs) working on women’s issues in 13 districts of Gujarat. MSA is coordinating, providing direction and support...
Mama Cash was the first international women’s fund in the world. Today, we fund and support women’s rights initiatives around the globe that challenge the root causes of injustice. Activists and...
The Mano River Women’s Peace Network is an organization with a mission to advocate for and promote at all decision-making levels the involvement of women and youth in the prevention, management and...
Moremi Initiative for Women's Leadership in Africa strives to engage, inspire and equip young women and girls to become the next generation of leading politicians, activists, social entrepreneurs and...
N-Peace is a multi-country network of peace advocates in Asia seeking to advance Women, Peace & Security (WPS) issues. It supports women’s leadership for conflict prevention, resolution and peace...
The National Council of Women’s Organizations (NCWO) is a 501(c)(3) nonpartisan, nonprofit coalition that represents over 12 million women across the United States. Our 200 member organizations...
The National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI) is a non-profit organization working to strengthen and expand democracy worldwide. Calling on a global network of volunteer experts,...
The National Foundation for Women Legislators (NFWL) works to provide strategic resources to women leaders for leadership development and effective governance through conferences, effective seminars...
The National Women's Political Caucus is a multicultural, intergenerational, and multi-issue grassroots organization dedicated to increasing women’s participation in the political process and...
National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) is the leading national women’s membership organisation seeking equality between women and men, founded in 1973. We represent our membership which includes...
Nazra for Feminist Studies is an organization focusing on research of women’s rights. The aim is to ensure the rights of women in Egypt and the Middle East by researching the factors determining...
The Network of East-West Women - Polska/NEWW is an international communication and resource network supporting dialogue, informational exchange, and activism among those concerned about the status of...
The Network on Gender Equality (GENDERNET) provides strategic support to members of the Development Assistance Committee (DAC) of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development to take...
Nissa wa Aafaq-Women and Horizons is a women's organization that seeks to change the social reality of Palestinian women inside Israel, from within the socio-cultural context of this community. Since...
The website has initially been designed as a knowledge-sharing portal to collect together information on activities, news, research and stakeholders working to promote women in politics in the...
The Palestinian Working Women’s Society for Development (PWWSD) is one of the biggest women’s Non-Government Organization’s (NGO) working in the OPT. It aims to build a democratic Palestinian society...
PeaceWomen.org is a project of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) that monitors and works toward rapid and full implementation of United Nations Security Council...
PEACE X PEACE ("peace by peace") connects women for direct exchange of information and experience across divides. It is the largest international organization using the internet to empower women of...
Asociatia Pro Democratia (APD) is a non-governmental, non profit and non-partisan organization with a mission to strengthen democracy in Romania by encouraging civic participation.
PROLEAD works to enhance women's leadership and representation in local and national politics in Latin America and the Caribbean through training, research initiatives, and grants to diverse...
Our goals and commitments to women's empowerment in decision-making in particular, security and peace processes to build a prosperous future for the region of Southeast Europe and the advancement of...
The Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan (RAWA) is an independent political/social organization of Afghan women fighting for human rights and social justice in Afghanistan.
Running Start is an organization that brings young women to politics so that they are knowledgeable about the process, invested in the outcome, and interested in participating as elected leaders.
Sancharika Samuha (SAS) is a forum of women communicators that focuses on programmes for increasing the participation and access of women to expression and decision-making in and through the media....
Say NO – UNiTE to End Violence against Women is a social mobilization platform on ending violence against women and girls, contributing towards UN Secretary General’s system -wide campaign, UNiTE to...
Shevolution develops systems, services and media for women and men to work together as equals in work, life and politics.
Shirkat Gah- Women's Resource Center (SG) was formed in 1975 as a non-hierarchical women’s Collective to integrate consciousness raising with a development perspective, and to initiate projects...
A collaboration between the Soul City Institute for Health and Development Communication andThe Communication Initiative.
UN Women’s programme “Promoting women’s political leadership and governance in India and South Asia” aims to empower elected women representatives in local governments to make public policy and...
The Southern African Development Community Parliamentary Forum (SADC PF) is a regional inter-parliamentary body composed of twelve parliaments in the SADC region. The objectives of the Forum include...
IFES and the Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR) have united their years of experience in research and capacity building to enhance the status of women in the Middle East and North Africa. ...
The Strategic Initiative for Women in the Horn of Africa (SIHA) is a network of civil society organizations from Sudan, South Sudan, Somalia, Somaliland, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, and Uganda.
The women of Sudan have come along way in their struggle not only to be heard, but also to be a positive and lasting influence on both the CPA and the people in Sudan. SuWEP is an organization born...
The Swedish Women’s Lobby (SWL) is a politically and religiously independent umbrella organization for women’s organizations in Sweden. We work to fulfill women’s full human rights and towards a...
The Tanzania Gender Networking Programme (TGNP) is a Tanzanian non governmental organization working in the civil society sector. It focuses on the practical promotion and application of gender...
CAFRA is a regional network of feminists, individual researchers, activists and women’s organisations that define feminist politics as a matter of both consciousness and action.
The CWP was founded by women delegates at the 1989 plenary conference so women at future conferences could discuss ways to increase female representation in Parliament and work towards the...
The Euroregional Center for Democracy (CED) is a non-governmental and non-profit organization that promotes democracy and stability in Central and South - Eastern Europe.
The Information Portal on Gender, Citizenship and Governance is an interdepartmental initiative. It is developed and managed by KIT Information and Library Services with support from KIT Development...
The League of Kenya Women Voters (LKWV) is a non-partisan political women's membership organization that was founded by a voluntary group of like-minded Kenyan women to advance the rights of women in...
The WISH List - which stands for Women In the Senate and House - raises money to identify, train, support and elect more Republican women leaders to public office at all levels of government.
This comprehensive database measures the situation and treatment of women in the world. It currently includes quantitative and qualitative data for 245 variables in over 170 countries and draws from...
The Women's Study Center is an independent, non-profit organization founded in 1984 by women social scientists and economists concerned with gender issues. Known as CEM from the initials of its...
Ukrainian Women's Fund is an international charitable organization founded in 2000. The UWF provides civil society organizations (CSOs) in Ukraine, Moldova and Belarus with financial, information and...
The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is the women’s fund at the United Nations. The Fund provides financial and technical assistance to innovative...
The Constitutional Databas compiles all the different provisions related to gender contained in constitutions in countries around the world, available in the original language, along with English...
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the global development network of the United Nations, is an organization advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and...
Vital Voices Global Partnership invests in emerging women leaders - pioneers of economic development, political participation, and human rights in their countries - and helps them build the...
Mission: Conduct scholarly research and sound action programs with women’s perspectives and experiences at the center. Ensure that this work reaches a wide audience and thus influences public...
Womankind Worldwide is an international women’s rights charity working to help women transform their lives in Africa, Asia and Latin America. We partner with women’s rights organisations who are...
The Women & Politics Institute, located within the School of Public Affairs at American University, advances the study and discussion of women and politics, promotes opportunities for women in...
The Women and Public Policy Program of Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government was founded with the internal goal of incorporating an understanding of gender perspectives on public policy into...
A non - governmental social enterprise, supporting WOMEN AND CHILDREN CAUSES.We aim to contribute to supporting crime reduction in Nigeria & the UK, globally raising awarenes about a Literate,...
Women for Election is a not-for-profit, non-partisan organisation whose vision is of an Ireland with balanced participation of women and men in political life.  Their mission is to inspire and equip...
WIGSAT is an international non-profit organization. Its goal is to promote the development and dissemination of science and technology which enable women, especially those living in developing...
Women in International Security (WIIS) at the Center for Peace & Security Studies is a non-profit, non-partisan membership organization dedicated to increasing the influence of women in foreign...
WiLDAF Ghana is part of a pan-African network that seeks to use the law as a tool for development to ensure that women's rights are respected, promoted and protected. www.wildaf.org @WiLDAFGhana...
Since 2005, FCM´s Standing Committee on Increasing Women's Participation in Municipal Government has undertaken a number of initiatives, activities and programs to encourage women who are considering...
The Women in Parliaments Global Forum (WIP) is an independent, international and non-partisan foundation established with the purpose of advancing society by building a network between Women in...
Women Into Politics is a cross-community organisation, practicing and encouraging the principles of democracy, community relations and development.  We are independent of all political parties,...
Women Living Under Muslim Laws is an international solidarity network that provides information, support and a collective space for women whose lives are shaped, conditioned or governed by laws and...
The Women National Committee is a committee of the government of Yemen, operating under the Supreme Council for Women Affairs. It proposes policies, strategies, plans, and programs related to women's...
Women of Uganda Network (WOUGNET) is a non-governmental organization that works to develop the use of information and communication technologies (ICTs) among women as tools to share information and...
The Women Under Forty Political Action Committee (WUFPAC) is a nonpartisan political action committee that supports women under 40 running for state and federal public office. WUFPAC’s mission is to...
The Women Working Group was formed by the European Forum for Democracy and Solidarity in order to address the gender aspect of democracy building and the status of women in countries in transition in...
Vision To create a society that is free of violence against women Mission To promote and create respect, protection and fulfillment of equal rights for women. To work towards the elimination of...
Women's Campaign International (WCI) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to increasing the participation of women in political and democratic processes worldwide. WCI's mission is to...
The Women’s Democracy Network (WDN) aims to formalize a network of women who have gained experience in political and civil society with women who struggle to take part in the democratic development...
Women's eNews is a source of news covering issues of particular concern to women and providing women's perspectives on public policy.
WEDO works on a range of cross-cutting issues—from climate change and natural resource management, to global governance and finance and UN reform—toward three interlinked goals:  
The Women's Funding Network (WFN) is an international organization with over 100 member funds that are committed to improving the status of women and girls locally, nationally and globally.
The Women's Learning Partnership for Rights, Development, and Peace (WLP) is dedicated to women's leadership and empowerment. At its essence, WLP is a builder of networks, working with 18 autonomous...
The Women's National Commission is the official, independent, advisory body giving the views of women to the government of the UK. It aims to ensure that women's views are taken into account by the...
INMUJERES is an institution created by the federal government working on the creation of a culture of equality, free of violence and discrimination, conveying the integral development of all Mexican...
Women's Net is a networking support programme designed to enable South African women to use the internet to find the people, issues, resources, and tools they need for women's social activism.
The Women's Networking Support Programme is a global network of women who support women networking for social change and women's empowerment through the use of Information and Communication...
The Women's Campaign Forum is a membership organization that advocates for women's participation in public life, educates women to be more effective political participants, and donates support to pro...
The Women’s Resource and Development Agency is a charity which provides support for women’s groups and networks across Northern Ireland.  Established in 1983 (and formerly known as the Women’s...
Founded in 1919, Zonta International is a global organization of executives and professionals working together to advance the status of women worldwide through service and advocacy.