Forty-eighth session of the Commission on the Status of Women

List of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs)

  Organization Name

  Action Aides aux Familles Demunies (AAFD)

  Actionaid / Action Aid

  African Development Institute, Inc.

  African Women's Development & Communication Network (FEMNET)

  Alan Guttmacher Institute

  Al-khoei Foundation

  All China Women's Federation

  Altrusa International Inc.

  American Association of Jurists

  American Association of Retired Persons  (AARP)

  Amnesty International

  Anglican Consultative Council

  Antiviolence Center

  Armenian International Women's Association

  Armenian Relief Society

  Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development

  Asociacion de Antiguas Alumnas del Colegio Madres Irlandesas

  Association Nigerienne des Scouts de l'Environnement (ANSEN)

  Association of African Women for Research and Development

  Association of Interbalkan Women's Cooperation Societies

  Association of Presbyterian Women of Aoteaora, New Zealand

  Baha'i International Community

  Buddha's Light International Association

  Canadian Federation of University Women

  Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network

  Canadian Labour Congress

  Canadian Race Relations Foundation

  Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women

  Canadian Voice of Women for Peace

  Catholic Institute for International Relations

  Catholic Women's League Australia Incorporated (CWLA)

  Center for Reproductive Rights, Inc., The

  Center for Women's Global Leadership

  Centre for Women the Earth the Divine, The

  China Society for Human Rights Studies (CSHRS)

  Chinese Immigrants Services, Inc.

  Christian Children's Fund

  Citizens Network for Sustainable Development

  Coalition Against Trafficking in Women

  Colombian Commission of Jurists

  Commission of the Churches on International Affairs of the World Council of Churches

  Commonwealth Human Ecology Council

  Concerned Women for America (CWA)

  Confederazione Generale Italiana del Lavoro - General Italian Confederation of Labour

  Congregation of Our Lady of Charity of the Good Shepherd

  Congregations of St. Joseph

  Coordination Francaise du Lobby Europeen des Femmes

  David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies

  Deutsche Welthungerhilfe

  Dominican Leadership Conference

  Education Centre for Women in Democracy (ECWD)

  Education International

  Elizabeth Seton Federation

  Empowering Widows in Development (EWD)

  Endeavour Forum Inc.


  Equality Now

  Ethiopian World Federation

  European Law Students' Association, The (ELSA)

  European Women's Lobby

  Federation of Cuban Women

  Federation of Independent Trade Unions of Russia

  Federation of Women Lawyers in Kenya

  Federation of Zoroastrian Associations of North America (FEZANA)

  Feminist Majority Foundation

  Femmes Afrique Solidarite

  Focus on the Family (Canada) Association

  Fondation Canadienne des Droits de la Personne - Canadian Human Rights Foundation

  Fondation Guilé

  Forum for Women and Development - FOKUS

  Franciscans International

  Friedrich Ebert Foundation

  Fundacion Intervida

  Global Action of Aging

  Global Alliance for Women's Health

  Grail, ThE

  Gran Fraternidad Universal (Universal Great Brotherhood)

  Grassroots Organisations Operating Together in Sisterhood

  Gray Panthers

  Greek Orthodox Archdiocesan Council of North and South America

  Guild of Service

  Guyana Responsible Parenthood Association

  HOPE Worldwide

  Human Lactation Center, Ltd., The

  Human Rights Advocates Inc.

  Human Rights Watch

  Hunger Project, The

  Institute of Objective Studies (IOS)

  Institute of Social Studies Trust

  Interaction, American Council for Voluntary International Action

  International Alert

  International Alliance of Women

  International Association of Charities

  International Association of Women in Radio and Television

  International Baccalaureat Organization

  International Centre for Human Rights and Democratic Development

  International Confederation for Family Support

  International Confederation of Free Trade Unions

  International Confederation of Midwives

  International Cooperative Alliance

  International Council For Caring Communities, Inc.

  International Council of Jewish Women

  International Council of Nurses

  International Council of Women

  International Council on Social Welfare

  International Federation for Family Development

  International Federation for Home Economics

  International Federation of Business and Professional Women

  International Federation of Settlements and Neighbourhood Centres

  International Federation of University Women

  International Federation of Women in Legal Careers

  International Federation of Women Lawyers

  International Fellowship of Reconciliation

  International Health Awareness Network

  International Humanist and Ethical Union

  International Islamic Charitable Organization

  International Islamic Committee for Woman and Child

  International Lactation Consultant Association

  International League for Human Rights

  International Mediterranean Women's Forum

  International Movement ATD Fourth World

  International Network of Liberal Women

  International Peace Bureau

  International PEN

  International Presentation Association of the Sisters of the Presentation

  International Psychoanalytical Association Trust

  International Public Policy Institute

  International Rescue Committee, Inc.

  International Research Foundation for Development

  International Right to Life Federation

  International Service for Human Rights

  International Union for Health Education

  International Volunteerism Organization for Women, Education and Development - VIDES

  International Women Judges Foundation

  International Women's Democracy Center

  International Women's Health Coalition

  International Women's Rights Action Watch (IWRAW)

  International Women's Tribune Centre

  International Women's Writing Guild

  International Women's Year Liaison Group


  ISIS - Women's International Cross-Cultural Exchange

  Islamic Heritage Society, Inc.

  Islamic Women's Institue of Iran

  Islamic-American Zakat Foundation

  Japan Federation of Bar Associations

  Japanese Association of International Women's Rights (JAIWR)

  Kenya Alliance for the Advancement of Children

  Kitakyushu Forum on Asian Women (KFAW)

  Kongres Wanita Indonesia

  Korea Women's Associations United (KWAU)

  Korean Institute for Women and Politics

  La Leche League International, Inc. (LLLI)

  League of Women Voters of the United States

  Legiao da Boa Vontade - Legion of Good Will

  Life Ethics Educational Association

  Lutheran World Federation

  Mahila Dakshata Samiti

  Marangopoulos Foundation for Human Rights

  Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers

  Maryknoll Sisters of St. Dominic, Inc.

  Medical Care Development International (MCD)

  Medical Women's International Association

  Mercy Corps International

  Minaret of Freedom Institute

  Minority Rights Group International

  Mother's Union

  Movimiento Italiano Casalinghe

  National Alliance of Women's Organizations

  National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs, Inc., The

  National Congress of Neighborhood Women

  National Council for Research on Women

  National Council of German Women's Organizations

  National Council of Negro Women

  National Council of Women in Great Britain

  National Council of Women of Canada

  National Council of Women of the United States Inc.

  National Federation of International Immigrant Women Associations

  National Federation of Women for Democracy

  National Women's Council of Catalonia - Consell Nacional de Dones de Catalunya

  National Women's Union of Romania

  Netherlands Association of Women’s Interests, Women’s Work and Equal Citizenship

  Netherlands Council of Women

  Network of East-West Women

  New Japan Women's Association

  New York County Lawyers' Association

  Northern Ireland Women's European Platform

  Norwegian People's Aid

  Open Society Institute

  Oxfam GB

  Pacific Rim Institute for Development & Education

  Pan Pacific and South East Asia Women's Association

  Pan-African Women's Organization

  Parliamentarians for Global Action

  Pathways to Peace

  Planned Parenthood Federation of America

  Presbyterian Church (USA)

  Public Services International

  Rotary International

  Rural Development Leadership Network

  School Sisters of Notre Dame

  Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur

  Socialist International Women

  Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (SPSSI)

  Sociologists for Women in Society

  Soroptimist International

  Teresian Association

  Tiye International

  Trickle up Program

  Union Internationale des Avocats - International Union of Lawyers

  Union of Kuwaiti Women Associations

  Unitarian Universalist Association

  United Church of Christ - Board for World Ministries

  United Methodist Church - General Board of Church and Society

  United Methodist Church - General Board of Global Ministries

  United Nations Association of San Diego

  United States Committee for the United Nations Population Fund, The

  United States Committee for UNIFEM

  Vrouwen Alliantie

  Wales Assembly of Women

  Wellesley Centers for Women (WCW)

  Womankind Worldwide

  Women in Law and Development in Africa

  Women Trafficking and Child Labour Eradication Foundation

  Women's Action Group

  Women's Environment and Development Organization (WEDO)

  Women's Federation for World Peace International

  Women's Health in Women's Hands

  Women's International Democratic Federation

  Women's International League for Peace and Freedom

  Women's International Zionist Organization

  Women's National Commission

  World Association of Girl Guides & Girl Scouts

  World Christian Life Community

  World Confederation of Labour

  World Federation for Mental Health

  World Federation of the Ukrainian Women's Organizations

  World Movement of Mothers

  World Student Christian Federation

  World Union for Progressive Judaism

  World Union of Catholic Women's Organizations

  World Veterans Federation

  World Vision International

  World Women's Christian Temperance Union

  World Young Women's Christian Association

  Yachay Wasi (House of Learning in the Quechua Language of Peru)

  Youth with a Mission

  Zonta International