Search Organizations (English): Women's rights

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Status of Women Canada

Promotes gender equity and the full participation of women in Canada's economic, social, cultural, and political life.

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Association nationale de la femme et du droit
Forms an organization that seeks to promote the equality right of women through legal education, research and law reform advocacy. Groupe de femmes pan-canadien à caractère non lucratif qui appuie les droits des femmes à l'égalité par un travail d'éducation, de recherche et de réforme active du droit et qui travaille à l'amélioration du statut juridique des femmes du Canada en exigeant des réformes législatives. (See Details)
WOREC Women's Rehabilitation Centre
Works to bring about positive change in women's and children's human rights, the social justice system, and for the environmentally sound, economically productive, equitable and sustainable development of the Nepali society. (See Details)
Institut international de recherche et de formation des Nations Unies pour la promotion de la femme
Works to promote gender equality and women's advancement worldwide through research, training and the collection and dissemination of information. (See Details)
National Women's Law Center
Works to protect and advance the progress of women and girls at work, in school, and in virtually every aspect of their lives. Brings to its work extensive subject expertise in the major areas of family economic security, health, employment and education. Uses a variety of tools to maximize its impact in bringing women's concerns to public policy makers, advocates and the public alike, including public policy research, monitoring and analysis; litigation, advocacy and coalition-building; and public education. (See Details)
Isis-Women's International Cross-Cultural Exchange
Promotes justice and empowerment of women globally through documenting violations of women's rights and facilitating the exchange of information and skills, to strengthen women's capacities, potential, and visibility.
Signs Journal

International journal in women's studies, published since 1975. Sponsored by Rutgers University Department of Women's and Gender Studies. Publishes articles of interdisciplinary interest addressing gender, race, culture, class, nation, and/or sexuality either as central focuses or as constitutive analytics; symposia engaging comparative, interdisciplinary perspectives from around the globe to analyze concepts and topics of import to feminist scholarship; retrospectives that track the growth and development of feminist scholarship, note transformations in key concepts and methodologies, and construct genealogies of feminist inquiry; and new directions essays, which provide an overview of the main themes, controversies, and approaches in recent scholarship in particular fields and introduce this work and its theoretical and conceptual innovations to an interdisciplinary audience.

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An international women’s human rights organization that works in partnership with community-based women's organizations worldwide to address issues of health and reproductive rights, economic development, education and other human rights. They provide resources and training to enable their sister organizations to meet these goals by addressing immediate needs in their communities and developing long-term solutions to the crises they face. 

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