CEDAW-in-action - UNIFEM
Gender and Law - World Bank
World Bank Development Forum
Agencia Informativa PÚLSAR
is a radio news agency for Latin America's community and independent radio stations. It produces three news bulletins daily in Spanish focusing on events and issues in the region. The news is written in a radio style and distributed to more than 600 subscribers via the Internet.
Association for Progressive Communications (APC)
is a global network of networks whose mission is to empower and support organizations, social movements and individuals through the use of information and communication technologies to build strategic
communities and initiatives for the purpose of making meaningful contributions to human development, social justice, participatory democracies and sustainable societies.
APC Women’s Networking Database
aims to increase women's access to training and facilitate
information flow between North, South, East and West on gender issues. It offers opportunities to women and women's organizations in all regions of the world, but has a particular focus on redressing inequalities in access to technology related to social and ethnic marginalization and the North South technological gap.
The Association for Women in Development (AWID)
is an international membership
organization committed to gender equality and a
just and sustainable development process.
AWID facilitates a three-way exchange or
"trialogue" among scholars, practitioners and
policymakers in order to develop effective and
transformative approaches for improving the
lives of women and girls worldwide.
DIANA: International Human Rights Database
European Women's Lobby /Lobby européen des femmes
is a large network of non-governmental women organizations of the European Union consisting of national women's organizations in the 15 Member States and of European organizations. The EWL has over 2700 member organizations.
Fempress es una Red de información y comunicación latinoamericana que tiene como finalidad contribuir a una mejor equidad entre hombres y mujeres. Fempress produce una revista mensual, servicios de prensa y radio y cuenta con corresponsales permanentes en 14 países de la región latinoamericana.
The Global Fund for Women
is an international organization which focuses on women's human rights. It supports issues as diverse as literacy, domestic violence, economic autonomy, and the international trafficking of women, among others. It supports women's groups based outside of the U.S.
The International Women's Tribune Centre (IWTC) is an NGO set up in response to demands for information and resources from women participating at the UN International Women's Year (IWY) World Conference and the non-governmental IWY Tribune in Mexico, 1975. IWTC plays an important role as a information, education, communication, networking, technical assistance and training resource for women worldwide.
Network of East-West Women
is an international communication and
resource network supporting dialogue, informational exchange and activism among those concerned about women's swiftly changing situation in Central and Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union.
is a community of over 150 global justice organizations. Its aim is to share ideas, expertise and benefits, and use the new medium to advance in causes like: human rights, social justice and sustainable development. Contains a comprehensive news section on gender issues
is a project of the International Women's Tribune
Centre to market and distribute resources on women and
development worldwide. It includes 200 titles from publishers all
over the world, and is the exclusive distributor for publications from
the United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM).
The Institute for Global Communications’ five online communities of activists and organizations: PeaceNet, EcoNet, LaborNet, ConflictNet, and WomensNet, are gateways to articles, headlines, features, and weblinks on progressive issues. WomensNet supports women's organizations worldwide by providing and adapting telecommunications technology to enhance their work.
WomenAction is a global
information, communication and media network
that enables NGOs to actively engage in the
Beijing+5 review process with the long
term goal of women's empowerment,
with a special focus on women
is a global women's electronic support network dedicated to strengthening and magnifying the impact of feminist organizing through promotion of the use of electronic communications by the global women's movement.
The Women’s Environment and Development Organization (WEDO) aims to promote women playing major roles in the growing worldwide movement for global security, economic justice, democracy, human rights and women's empowerment. WEDO information is also available through their Gopher site