All India Women’s Education Fund Association (AIWEFA)

AIWEFA is an NGO founded in 1929 under the leadership of Mahatma Gandhi to inculcate a scientific temper in women’s education. In 1932, AIWEFA established the Lady Irwin College, New Delhi.
Today AIWEFA campaigns and mobilizes nationally and internationally through its field projects, seminars, workshops, conferences, publications and networking to bring about a sustainable approach to human development and advancement of weaker sections.

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Women Engage for a Common Future (WECF)

WECF is an international network of over 150 women’s and civil society organizations implementing solutions locally and advocating globally to shape a just, healthy and sustainable world. Our network’s activities are based on our partners’ own visions and needs. We enable women to participate at local and global levels in policy processes for sustainable development. WECF has ECOSOC statute and is a founding member of the “Women Major Group” significantly contributing to the adoption and monitoring of the Sustainable Development Goals. WECF is also one of the founding members of the Women and Gender Constituency, actively involved in the Climate Convention since 2006.

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ENERGIA, part of the ETC Foundation

ENERGIA works in Africa and Asia with gender and energy networks to build sustainability of energy services and human development opportunities for both women and men. In 2009 ENERGIA co-coordinated an international alliance to include gender considerations and language in the negotiation process towards the COP negotiations in Copenhagen; achieving the first ever gender responsiveness in negotiation texts. In 2010 ENERGIA continued its work at the COP negotiations in Cancun, to ensure gender responsive measures in mitigation and technology transfers.

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