Who We Are

IWDA is the leading Australian agency entirely focussed on women’s rights and gender equality. We are international, feminist and independent.

Our Vision

Gender equality for all.

Our Purpose

To advance and protect the rights of diverse women and girls.

Our Values

  • Feminist – We respect women’s diverse experiences, identities, knowledge and strengths and strive to empower women to realise their full and equal rights.
  • Accountable – We are honest and transparent and are committed to evaluating and communicating the outcomes of our work with integrity. We are accountable to our partners, our supporters and, most of all the diverse women we work with.
  • Collaborative – We build trusting relationships and strong partnerships as we believe that advancing together with women’s rights organisations and networks is crucial for achieving progressive change.
  • Transformative – We are determined to make real, lasting improvements in women’s lives by working to transform the root causes of gender inequality and holding governments and decision makers accountable.

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