Association for Women in Development (AWID)

AWID is an international feminist organization that supports the advancement of women's rights and justice through advocacy, collaboration and supporting feminist movements.

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Mission and Purpose

The Association for Women in Development (AWID) is a feminist organization, that aims to "support feminist, women’s rights and gender justice movements to thrive, to be a driving force in challenging systems of oppression, and to co-create feminist realities." [1]

Origins and Development

Organizational Structure, Membership, and Funding

Specializations, Methods and Tools

Major Projects and Events

Analysis and Lessons Learned


See Also


[1] Association for Women in Development (2019). Who we are. Available at:

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