Women's Environment and Development Organization

Organization's name: Women's Environment and Development Organization
Organization's acronym: WEDO
Headquarters address  
Address: 147 Prince Street
3rd Floor, Unit 10
Brooklyn, NY 11238
United States of America
Phone: 1-212-973-0325
Fax: 1-212-973-0335
Email: wedo@wedo.org
Web site: www.wedo.org/
Organization type: Non-governmental organization
  • English


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Citizenship and Governance
  • Environment
  • Financing for Development
  • Governance
  • Human Rights
  • Peace and Security
  • Population
  • Social Development
  • Statistics
  • Sustainable Development
  • Women

Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Human rights of women
  • Indigenous women
  • Millennium Development Goals
  • Policy advice
  • Research
  • Women and poverty
  • Women and the economy
  • Women and the environment
  • Women in power and decision-making

Sustainable Development:
  • Agriculture
  • Climate change
  • Gender equality
  • Poverty
  • Protecting and managing the natural resources
Geographic scope: International
Country of activity:
  • United States of America
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1990

Additional Information

Sustainable Development

Major group affiliation:
  • Women

Financing for Development

Accreditation to: Financing for development
Purpose: N/A