Women’s Rights

Organizations and resources are listed for assisting women in reaching equality on all levels within our society. They work toward legislative policies that provide improved healthcare, immigration, educational opportunities, voting rights, reduction of physical and sexual violence, the removal of sexual discrimination from the workplace, and equality in pay and education. There are also grants for other agencies working to ensure women have equal rights.

Global Fund for Women

Global Fund for Women is one of the world’s leading foundations for gender equality, standing up for the human rights of women and girls.

National Organization for Women

Information on women’s issues for women’s activists.

League of Women Voters

The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.

The Association for Women’s Rights in Development

AWID is an international, feminist, membership organisation committed to achieving gender equality, sustainable development and women’s human rights.

The American Association of University Women

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.