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APWLD

Asia Pasific Forum on Women, Law and Development 

Empowering women to use law as an instrument of change and promoting women’s human rights in the Asia Pacific region.


APWLD is the region’s leading network of feminist organisations and women. Our 180 members represent groups of diverse women from 25 countries in the region. We have been active for nearly 25 years. APWLD has consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations. We are an independent, non-government, non-profit organisation.