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National Council of Women of the United States Inc.

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Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Economic and Social:
  • Aging
  • Biodiversity
  • Children
  • Coorporate Accountability
  • Development
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Family
  • Habitat
  • Human Rights
  • Labour
  • Migration
  • Sustainable Development
  • Violence
  • Volunteerism
  • Water
  • Women
  • Youth

  • Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Education and training of women
  • Human rights of women
  • Indigenous women
  • Institutional mechanisms for the advancement of women
  • Millennium Development Goals
  • Service provision
  • 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 and the media
  • Women in power and decision-making

  • Social Development:
  • Poverty

  • Sustainable Development:
  • Education
  • Freshwater
  • Gender equality
  • Health
  • Information for decision-making and participation
  • Poverty
  • Sustainable development for Africa
  • Geographic scope: International
    Country of activity:
  • United States of America
  • Malawi
  • Ghana
  • Millennium Development Goals:
  • Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
  • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
  • Achieve universal primary education
  • Promote gender equality and empower women
  • Reduce child mortality
  • Improve maternal health
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Develop global partnership for development
  • Mission statement:
    Year established:
    Organizational structure: The National Council of Women of the United States, Inc. is a coalition of organizations and individuals dedicated to the realization of full participation by women in every aspect of society. We represent all races, creeds and traditions. Through our affiliations, we are able to have a positive impact on the world stage, while at the same time staying committed to advancing pressing women's issues at the local level in the United States.
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