Concerned Women for America (CWA)

Organization's name: Concerned Women for America (CWA)
Organization's acronym: CWA
Headquarters address  
Address: 1000 N Payne St
Alexandria, VA. 22314
United States of America
Phone: 2024201210
Fax: 22314
Email: CWAinternational@cwfa.org
Web site: www.concernedwomen.org
Preferred mailing address
Address: N/A
Country Not Available
Organization type: Non-governmental organization
Languages::
  • Spanish

  • English

Remarks: JJ on 30/07/2019: NGO was reinstated as per ECOSOC Decision from 23 July 2019. Nahleen: The status of the NGO was suspended by the NGO Committee for 1 year, from July 2018 to July 2019, due to non-submission of its quadrennial report for the 2013-2016 reporting period.

Contacts & Participation:

First Name:

Last Name:

Contact Type:

ELIZABETH WALLER
Erin EASTWOOD Forests
Ira S. RUBENSTEIN Forests
Verena SEIBEL Forests
Guy SEBBAN Forests
Kimberly Lynn Pennington
Christopher Ikechukwu Okoro
Alison Howard
Chelsen Vicari
Roma STIBRAVY Forests
Ashley Traficant Sustainable Development (secondary) , Public Administration , Others , Designation , Social Development , Advancement of Women , Financing for Development , Re-classification , Conference Focal Point , Quadrennial Report , Committee on NGOs Representative
Thomas JACOBSON
Michael SCHMIDT-THOME Forests
Maria Dolores Velarde
Ifeoma Nonyo Okoro
Richard Stith
Mario Alberto Diaz-Ortega
Francisca Chitoh Attoh
Scott SKLAR Forests
Janice Shaw-Crouse
William J. STIBRAVY Forests
Joy Oluchi Noble
Nancy M. THEVENIN Forests
Victoria Nwanyidindu Okeke
Geeta UHL Forests
Allan Parker
Haske Shaibu Ezechi
Janice Crouse Designation
Ndidi Catherine Igwenagu
P. George TRYFIATES
Lindsey Poe
Uzoma Marie Achionye
Wendy Chen
Chioma Obiageli Chukueggu
Paolo Rico SARTHOU Forests
Onyema Oscar Onyeije
Marlene SCHMIDT-THOME Forests
Kelsey Martin
Shea Garrison Public Administration , Designation , Social Development , Application , Advancement of Women , Financing for Development , Conference Focal Point , Quadrennial Report , Committee on NGOs Representative , Sustainable Development (primary)
Sudhir Chella RAJAN Forests
Sunday Bassey Onu
Peter M. ROBINSON Forests
Norine KENNEDY Forests
Halli Wooden
Doreen Joel Lenbang
Cherie Short
Mary Francisca Chinelo Obine
Ariana Reid
Uchenna Helen Uche
Birgit ERTL Forests
Molly White
Daniel C. Schreck
Mary Amrere
Uche Virginia Inno-Igwe
Emmanuella Okeke
James Michael VENER Forests
Lenka RUBENSTEIN Forests
Rachel Lewis
Rebekah Brooks
Efemena Florence Egweni
Elizabeth M. KOVAC Forests
Deborah McDaniel
Abby Johnson
Jodie Marie MAXIE
Sharon KIVOWITZ SIEGEL Forests
Penny Nance Advancement of Women , Head of Organization
Ebelechukwu Elizabeth Nwuzor
Anna Woodhams
Joseph A. SIEGEL Forests
Sandy RIOS
Hannah Swanson Designation
Karen Stein
Hayva Johnson
Claudia PERDOMO Forests
Bruno MUPINGANAYI
Priscilla Coleman
Lisa Adams
Neydy Casillas Designation , Advancement of Women , Head of Organization , Committee on NGOs Representative
Angela Marie Ford
Martha Shuping Designation
Anikpo Fanny Obiamaka
Mary ENGHOLM
Gerard Nadal
Favour Comfort Benedict
Penny Nance Advancement of Women , Head of Organization , Quadrennial Report
Kechi Chinyere Uzoma
Wendy Wright Designation

Activities


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Economic and Social:
  • Business and Industry
  • Children
  • Citizenship and Governance
  • Culture
  • Development
  • Economics and Finance
  • Education
  • Extreme poverty
  • Family
  • Governance
  • Human Rights
  • Information
  • Labour
  • Least Developed Countries
  • Migration
  • Minority Rights
  • New Global Institutions
  • Peace and Security
  • Population
  • Private Sector
  • Refugees
  • Religion
  • Social Development
  • Statistics
  • Sustainable Development
  • Trade and Development
  • United Nations Reform
  • Values
  • Violence
  • Women
  • Women/gender Equality
  • Youth

  • Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Capacity building
  • Education and training of women
  • Human rights of women
  • Indigenous women
  • Information and communication technologies
  • Institutional mechanisms for the advancement of women
  • Millennium Development Goals
  • Policy advice
  • Research
  • The girl child
  • Trafficking in women and girls
  • Violence against women
  • Women and HIV/AIDS
  • Women and health
  • Women and poverty
  • Women and the economy
  • Women in power and decision-making

  • Population:
  • International migration
  • Morbidity and mortality
  • Population distribution and internal migration
  • Population structure
  • Reproduction, family formation and the status of women

  • Social Development:
  • Employment
  • Information and Communications Technologies
  • Poverty
  • Social policy

  • Statistics:
  • Demographic and social surveys
  • Development indicators
  • Household Statistics
  • Informal Sector Statistics
  • International Economic and Social Classifications
  • International migration
  • Labour and Compensation
  • Methodological publications in statistics
  • Official statistics, principles and practices
  • Poverty statistics
  • Services Statistics
  • Social Statistics and Social Monitoring
  • Statistics on international trade in services

  • Sustainable Development:
  • Capacity-building
  • Consumption and production patterns
  • Demographics
  • Education
  • Gender equality
  • Health
  • Indicators
  • Information for decision-making and participation
  • Means of Implementation (Trade, Finance, Technology, Tranfer, etc.)
  • Poverty
  • Rural Development
  • Sustainable development for Africa
  • Sustainable development in a globalizing world

  • Peace and Development in Africa:
  • Development in Africa
  • Geographic scope: International
    Country of activity:
    • Belgium
    • Tunisia
    • Sri Lanka
    • Mauritania
    • Singapore
    • Comoros
    • Iraq
    • Zimbabwe
    • Jamaica
    • Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
    • Haiti
    • Republic of Korea
    • Nepal
    • Grenada
    • San Marino
    • Bhutan
    • Indonesia
    • Pakistan
    • Suriname
    • Romania
    • Spain
    • Serbia
    • Germany
    • Kenya
    • Guyana
    • Madagascar
    • Nauru
    • Israel
    • Saint Kitts and Nevis
    • Saint Lucia
    • Poland
    • Angola
    • Slovakia
    • China
    • Montenegro
    • Guinea
    • Lesotho
    • India
    • Nicaragua
    • Luxembourg
    • El Salvador
    • Djibouti
    • Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
    • Antigua and Barbuda
    • Democratic People's Republic of Korea
    • Costa Rica
    • Benin
    • Argentina
    • Saudi Arabia
    • Trinidad and Tobago
    • Democratic Republic of the Congo
    • Lebanon
    • Finland
    • Cameroon
    • Myanmar
    • Central African Republic
    • Tuvalu
    • Afghanistan
    • Croatia
    • Bosnia and Herzegovina
    • Kuwait
    • Liberia
    • Japan
    • Republic of Moldova
    • Bangladesh
    • Azerbaijan
    • Somalia
    • Turkmenistan
    • Paraguay
    • Uruguay
    • Turkey
    • Congo
    • Egypt
    • Andorra
    • Ghana
    • Bahrain
    • Chile
    • Barbados
    • Kyrgyzstan
    • Yemen
    • Canada
    • Latvia
    • Slovenia
    • Libya
    • Micronesia (Federated States of)
    • North Macedonia
    • Italy
    • Eritrea
    • Czechia
    • Niger
    • Fiji
    • Eswatini
    • Hungary
    • Philippines
    • Switzerland
    • Brazil
    • Russian Federation
    • Australia
    • Rwanda
    • Burundi
    • Maldives
    • Cuba
    • Ukraine
    • Belize
    • Dominica
    • Algeria
    • Liechtenstein
    • Tajikistan
    • Côte D'Ivoire
    • Armenia
    • State of Palestine
    • Mongolia
    • Samoa
    • Chad
    • Mexico
    • Sao Tome and Principe
    • Bulgaria
    • Lao People's Democratic Republic
    • Brunei Darussalam
    • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
    • Mauritius
    • -
    • Cape Verde
    • Seychelles
    • Country Not Available
    • Lithuania
    • Belarus
    • Guatemala
    • Cambodia
    • Mali
    • Equatorial Guinea
    • Malawi
    • United States of America
    • Dominican Republic
    • Iceland
    • Botswana
    • Sweden
    • South Sudan
    • Portugal
    • Namibia
    • Jordan
    • Kazakhstan
    • Timor-Leste
    • Panama
    • Nigeria
    • Thailand
    • New Zealand
    • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    • Gambia
    • Qatar
    • Sudan
    • Norway
    • Holy See
    • United Arab Emirates
    • Uganda
    • Tonga
    • Monaco
    • Malaysia
    • Gabon
    • Senegal
    • Ethiopia
    • Ireland
    • Kiribati
    • Greece
    • Guinea Bissau
    • Peru
    • Malta
    • Uzbekistan
    • Burkina Faso
    • United Republic of Tanzania
    • Ecuador
    • Papua New Guinea
    • Netherlands
    • Austria
    • Albania
    • Mozambique
    • France
    • South Africa
    • Cyprus
    • Viet Nam
    • Bahamas
    • Solomon Islands
    • Colombia
    • Sierra Leone
    • Vanuatu
    • Georgia
    • Morocco
    • Marshall Islands
    • Denmark
    • Oman
    • Estonia
    • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
    • Syrian Arab Republic
    • Palau
    • Zambia
    • Togo
    • Honduras
    Millennium Development Goals:
    • Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
    • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
    • Promote gender equality and empower women
    • Improve maternal health
    • Develop global partnership for development
    Mission statement:
    Year established (YYYY): 1979
    Year of registration (YYYY): 2001
    Organizational structure: CEO and President, Penny Nance; VP International Affairs, Neydy Casillas.
    Number and type of members: Grassroots membership, approximately 500,000
    Funding structure:
    • Funds from other Non-Governmental Organizations

    • Fundraising campaigns

    • Fees for education and training services

    • Other sources

    • Donations and grants from domestic sources

    • Foreign and international grants


    Additional Information

    Sustainable Development

    Major Group affiliation:
    • Women
    Publications:

    Main Objective

    Sustainable Development
    Username: CWAinternational@cwfa.org