Women's Empowerment and Leadership Development for Democratisation

Partners & Friends

The Institute for Women’s Empowerment was set up by a group of feminist activists, engaged researchers and political advocates,

Based in Pakistan, Shirkat Gah appeared nearly 40 years ago as a non-hierarchical collective of women to integrate conscious-raising.

The international solidarity network, Women Living Under Muslim Laws, has been active for three decades across countries where women’s lives are shaped by laws said to be driven from Islam.