October 11: #DayoftheGirl

Oct 11 is not just a day; it’s a  #‎DayoftheGirl  #movement. Join @WFF_Women to share what this day means to you and take your pledge for girls rights “Empowerment of and investment in girls are key in breaking the cycle of discrimination and violence and in promoting and protecting the full and...

Path’s to Equality Conference

Sep 14, 2015 at 06:07 PM From October 7-9, 2015, in San Francisco, the Women’s Funding Network’s 30th Annual Conference will amplify the power and voices of women’s foundations, bringing together more than 400 foundation leaders, donors, women leaders from technology and business, and activists—along with a diverse range of...

UN CSW59 Report

Mar 30, 2015 at 06:06 PM United Nations Commission on the Status of Women 59th Session BEIJING +20 – March, 2015 – United Nations, New York City, NY Report by Lynn Dykstra Over 10,000 women representing non-governmental organizations from around the world attended the 59th Session of the United Nation’s...

CSW59 Side event

Mar 09, 2015 CSW59 Commission on the Status of Women Beijing+20 implementing the Beijing Platform for Action Join us for: Women in Leadership: A Litmus Test for Gender Equality in the Middle East Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 6:15PM 777 UN Church Center, Hardin Room, 11th Floor   Moderator: Lynn Dykstra, WFF Representative at the...

Invitation to CSW59 Side event

Mar 09, 2015 at 02:50 PM CSW59 Commission on the Status of Women Beijing+20 implementing the Beijing Platform for Action Join us for: Women in Leadership: A Litmus Test for Gender Equality in the Middle East RSVP: rsvp@womenfreedomforum.com Click here to download the Flyer Invitation NGO CSW FORUM HANDBOOK 2015 

CSW59 Side event

Mar 09, 2015 at 02:50 PM CSW59 Commission on the Status of Women Beijing+20 implementing the Beijing Platform for Action Join us for: Women in Leadership: A Litmus Test for Gender Equality in the Middle East Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 6:15PM 777 UN Church Center, Hardin Room, 11th Floor Moderator: Lynn Dykstra, WFF Representative...

End Violence against Women 2014

Nov 25, 2014 at 08:18 AM To raise awareness and trigger action to end the global scourge of violence against women and girls, the UN observes International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on 25 November. The 16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence which follow (ending on...

UN CSW58 Report

WOMEN”S FREEDOM FORUM REPORT ON THE 58th COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN FORUM UNITED NATIONS, New York, New York  – March 8-21, 2014 By Lynn Dykstra, WFF Representative of the UN-DPI Women’s participation in the Annual UN-CSW Forum lifts the energy level of New York City to great heights. ...