International Network Of Women Engineers And Scientists

Objectives and Mission: 

Strengthen the capacity of individuals and organizations related to women in STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) worldwide through exchange of information, networking and advocacy activities; increase presence of women in mainstream STEM worldwide; be a responsible voice and influence on scientific issues for the benefit of society and the environment.

General description: 

Main areas of function (4): Advocacy; Special Projects; Networking Events; Exchange of Information. Central activities include: outreach (travel awards, web portal, network of associations); ICWES conference series and regional workshops; voice in the mainstream and advocacy.

Country Presence: 
Canada
Field of Interest: 
Gender Equality