A group of women who were helped by our partner ZWLA sit smiling

We're using the law to empower women

Find out more

Transforming the lives of women & girls

Every day women and girls face discrimination, poverty and violence just because they are female. We’re working to change that.

  1. AIMEnd violence against women and girls
  2. AIMWomen's economic rights and control over resources
  3. AIMWomen’s equal influence in decision making and ability to exercise political power

Where we work

We work in partnership with women's rights organisations and movements, with focus countries in Africa and Asia.


  • 13  countries

  • 28  partners

How you can help

Your support can make a lasting impact on women’s lives.

How you can help 1 - Fundraise


Raise funds for women's rights and have fun at the same time.

Find out more
How you can help 2 - Donate

Give a gift

Donate today and give women and girls the chance to take control of their lives.

Find out more
Thandiwe Chidavarume speaks as the national coordinator of Women and Land in Zimbabwe

Interview with an activist: Thandiwe Chidavarume in Zimbabwe

We sat down with Thandiwe Chidavarume, the national coordinator of ...

itle  A group portrait of the women who were helped by ZWAL with their Gender based violence cases. small

Using the law to empower women

In 2007, the women’s movement in Zimbabwe celebrated a hard-won ...