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 consultative status with the United Nations, which means we have influential U.N. privileges that other nongovernmental organizations don’t have. For detail information, go to www.aauw.org
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. AAUW fulfills this goal by engaging in targeted activities and projects at every level — national, state, and grassroots. For detail information, go to www.aauw.org
The Future of Our Global Community
By expanding relationships with international colleges and universities, AAUW is marking the beginning of a new chapter in our history of engaging women worldwide through gaining new AAUW college/university partner members all over the world. For detail information, go to www.aauw.org
(Great Decisions Program) 470 Park Avenue South, 2nd Floor, New York City, NY 10016-6819 Tel. # (800) 628-5754 or (212) 481-8100
For more information click HERE.
(UNAUSA and Business Council for the UN) 801 Second Ave., New York, NY 10017, Phone: (212) 907-1300.
Find a local chapter HERE.
American Women For International Understanding (AWIU)
AWIU connects women in the U.S. with women around the world, promotes woman-to-woman interaction and builds bridges of understanding through its delegation visits, grants, and local chapter meetings. AWIU delegations offer its members the opportunity to travel, meet and understand people of other cultures. AWIU is honored to partner with the United States Department of State to host the International Women of Courage Celebration and award grants to exemplary women around the globe. Visit AWIU Website.
“Half the Sky” by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide: The Half the Sky Movement is cutting across platforms to ignite the change needed to put an end to the oppression of women and girls worldwide, the defining issue of our time. Visit Half The Sky Movement Website.
Human Rights for Women– CEDAW
(Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women)
What is CEDAW? Click HERE to read FAQs on CEDAW.
Graduate Women International
Graduate Women International (GWI) advocates for women’s rights, equality, and empowerment through access to quality secondary and tertiary education, and training up to the highest levels. Their vision is 100% of girls and women in the world achieving education beyond primary school. They have national affiliates in 60 countries and individual members in more than 40 others. Please note: AAUW Association is no longer a member.
Women Graduates – USA (WG-USA)
We are an organization seeking membership from women graduates who have an interest in international issues affecting women and children worldwide. WG-USA is affiliated with the International Federation of University Women (IFUW).