Association for Women's Rights in Development (AWID)

Unverified non-profit organisation

The goal of the Association for Women’s Rights in Development (AWID) is to cause policy, institutional and individual change that will improve the lives of women and girls everywhere. They do this by facilitating ongoing debates on fundamental issues as well as by building the individual and organisational capacities of those working for women’s empowerment and social justice.


Year established


About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: South Africa Americas: Canada; Mexico

Global issues

Community development; Gender issues