March 8th is International Women's day! How can you and your branch celebrate? International Women’s Day celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women. Yet progress Read More
AAUW has been empowering women as individuals and as a community since 1881 through education, advocacy, and research. The trend toward globalization and the dominant role of the United States in world affairs inspire AAUW to seek strategic opportunities to increase awareness of issues affecting women and girls worldwide. That’s why AAUW has given fellowships to more than 3,000 women in 134 countries and why we regularly speak out on behalf of women and girls at the United Nations and in critical global coalitions.
"If there is a single theme to this year’s Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report, it is the conviction that there is nothing inevitable about trafficking in human beings. That conviction is where the Read More
AAUW is a member of many coalitions that support human rights and equality for women and girls. Collaborations include a strategic partnership with the Clinton Global Initiative and special Read More
A panel discussion focusing on gender equality, empowerment and challenges to achieve them was hosted at the 2016 California Convention by Indrani Chatterjee. Click on any picture for a slide show. Read More
On June 26, 2008, Sherry Ludwig gave a two-minute oral testimony to the California Commission on the Status of Women in San Diego. Good afternoon, Ladies. I am Sherry Ludwig, representing the Read More