The goals of IAWM:
- To promote culture, arts, education and training from a gender perspective;
- To foster exchange, networking, mutual support and global cooperation among Women’s Museums;
- To conduct research and the development of projects, exhibitions, new initiatives, community activities, seminars and conferences;
- To promote and strengthen the acceptance of Women’s and Gender Museums worldwide;
- To achieve international recognition in the world of museums;
- To advocate for women’s rights and a gender democratic society.