Ministry of Women and
Learn about the work of the United
Nations entities and inter-governmental and treaty bodies that deal with
the advancement and empowerment of women and about international
instruments on women's rights.
National Organization for women
General information on action for women.
Women's Environment and Development
WEDO increases women's visibility, roles and leadership in public
policy-making through peace, gender, human rights, environmental and
economic justice campaigns
A project of the International Women's Tribune Center to market and
distribute books on women and development in the Global South region
An international human rights organization dedicated to action for the
civil, political, economic and social rights of girls and women. Some of
the many human rights issues of urgent concern include: rape,
reproductive rights, trafficking, gender discrimination, domestic
violence, political representation, female infanticide, sexual
harassment, genital mutilation, and pornography.
Center for Women's Global
Develops and facilitates women's global leadership toward women's human
rights and social justice worldwide.
Woman and Earth Global
The first NGO promoting women, human rights and development in the
former Soviet Union, now serving as a bridge connecting the voices of
Russian speaking women and ecology with women throughout the world.
Bases in Russia, US, Turkey, Ghana, Fance, UK, Armenia, Uzbekistan,
Tajikistan and representatives throughout the world.
The United Nations International Research and Training Institute for the
Advancement of Women, established in 1976 with the objective to promote
gender equality and women's advancement worldwide through research,
training and the collection and dissemination of information.