National Association of Women Lawyers (NAWL)

Organization's name: National Association of Women Lawyers (NAWL)
Organization's acronym: NAWL
Headquarters address  
Address: 321 N. Clark St., MS 21.1
Chicago, IL 60654

United States of America
Phone: 1-312-988-6729
Fax: 1-312-988-5100
Web site:
Organization type: Non-governmental organization
  • English


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Children
  • Education
  • Family
  • Human Rights
  • International Law
  • Minority Rights
  • Sustainable Development
  • Women
  • Women/gender Equality

Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Capacity building
  • Education and training of women
  • Human rights of women
  • Indigenous women
  • 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 armed conflict
  • Women and health
  • Women and poverty
  • Women and the economy
  • Women and the environment
  • Women in power and decision-making
Geographic scope: International
Country of activity:
  • United States of America
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Promote gender equality and empower women
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1899
Year of registration (YYYY): 1989
Funding structure:
  • Membership fees or dues
  • Fees for education and training services
  • Donations and grants from domestic sources

Additional Information

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