About Us

IAWM is a strong network of museums worldwide, meeting every four years to exchange ideas, connect with one another, and support our collective efforts to tell women’s stories. Working collaboratively, IAWM has six key goals.

Our Goals

  • 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; and
  • To advocate for women’s rights and a gender democratic society.

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Statement Against Violence Against Women

IAWM stands against violence against women. Read our statement here.

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IAWM is funded by membership dues and donations from supporters like you. Please consider making a gift in support of our goals by clicking the button below.

Latest News

Call for Manuscript Proposals

Dialogues in Social Justice: An Adult Education Journal Special Issue: Feminist Adult Education and the Imagination in Universities, Communities, Museums, Libraries & Heritage Sites Editors: Darlene E. Clover, Kerry Harman, Claudia Diaz-Diaz, and Gaby Franger...

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Violence against women and girls in Mexico

The Museo de la Mujer invites you to the conversation Violence against women and girls in Mexico, today, in commemoration of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women ♀️🧡. The appointment is this Friday, November 25, 2022 at 11 am. In this...

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Filmrelease Among us women

A film about birth, empowerment and being a woman in a changing society! Cooperation with the award-winning documentary AMONG US WOMEN - The Birthcafé Campaign continues to raise awareness and solidarity 'among us women' with Birthcafés. Join us! among us women -...

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