International Organisations

National Council for Research on Women

A network of more than 100 leading U.S. research, advocacy, and policy centers with a growing global reach. The Council harnesses the resources of its network to ensure fully informed debate, policies, and practices to build a more inclusive and equitable world for women and girls

Oxfam International

A confederation of 12 organisations working together with over 3000 partners in more than 100 countries to find lasting solutions to poverty, suffering and injustice.


An online resource of expert women media spokeswomen.

The Institute for Women's Policy Research

A U.S. public policy research organisation dedicated to informing and stimulating the debate on public policy issues of critical importance to women and their families. IWPR focuses on issues of poverty and welfare, employment and earnings, work and family issues, health and safety, and women's civic and political participation.

The Women Leaders Network (WLN)

The Women Leaders Network (WLN) of APEC (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation) was founded in 1996 in Manila as an informal, dynamic network for women leaders to provide policy recommendations to APEC officials.