Women's Organization


Ministry of Women's Affairs, Community and Social Development
Samoa's national machinery for the advancement of women
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 872, Apia, Samoa; FMFM II Building, Private Bag, Apia, Samoa
Tel: 00685 63410
Fax: 00685 23639

Women's Committee, Congressional Christian Church of Samoa (CCCS)
Address: P.O. Box 468, Apia, Samoa
Tel: 00685 22279
Fax: 00685 20429
Email: ptkoria@cccs.org.ws

South East Asia Women's Association of Samoa
Address: P.O. Box 4074, Apia, Samoa
Tel: 00685 26113
Fax: 00685 25786
Email: jonvio@lesamoa.net

Young Women Christian Association of Samoa
Address: P.O. Box Pago-Pago, 97699, American Samoa
Tel: 00684 6227487
Fax: 00684 6337428


Association of Women for Action and Research (AWARE)
It is the first and only advocacy group working at securing women's rights & gender parity in Singapore. It is feminist. It encourages and brings women's voices to national issues, monitors policies and cultural attitudes affecting women, advocates for changes in legislation, policies and culture to allow women and men to participate to the best of individual abilities on a fair and equitable basis.
Address: Block 5 Dover Crescent #01-22 Singapore 130005
Tel: 6779 7137
Fax: 67770318
Email: director@aware.org.sg
Web: www.aware.org.sg

The Singapore Council of Women's Organizations (SCWO)
It seeks to unite various women's organizations, clubs, committees, groups and women leaders, working in accordance with its various aims and objectives. Likewise, it seeks to coordinate these associations into a national movement and to act on their behalf in matters for which it is authorized by is members.
Address: SWCO Centre, 96 Waterloo Street, Singapore, 187967
Tel: (65) 68370611
Fax: (65) 68370081
Email: scwo@scwo.org.sg
Web: www.scwo.org.sg

Ministry of Community Development, Family Development Division
Singapore's national machinery for the advancement of women
Address: 512 Thomson Road, 163024, Singapore

Center for Environment Gender and Development (ENGENDER)
Address: 14C Trengganu Street, Singapore
Email: info@engender.org.sg
Web: www.engender.org.sg

Women's Wing (People's Action Party)
Address: PAP Headquarters, Block 57B, New Upper Changi Road, PCF Building, Singapore
Tel: 0065 2444600
Email: doreenchan@pap.org.sg
Web: www.pap.org.sg/womenswing


Women and Development Division, Department of Women, Youth and Sports
This is Solomon Islands' national machinery for the advancement of women
Address: P.O. Box G-39, Honiara, Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands' National Council of Women
Address: Development Services Exchange, P.O. Box 556, Honiara, Solomon Islands
Tel/Fax: 677 21339


Centre For Women's Research (CENWOR)
The Centre has 15 years of research experience on women in Sri Lanka with a view to facilitating the realization of their full potential in achieving equality. It promotes women's entry into non-traditional occupations including politics.
Address: 225/4 Kirula Road, Colombo-5 Sri Lanka
Tele/Fax : 941-502-828 / 941-502-153
E-mail: cenwor@panlanka.net
Web: www.cenwor.lk

Hatton Women's Committee
Works with plantation workers (Tamil women). Among its primary objectives are: to motivate, educate and train plantation women with a view to emancipate them from their current subordinate status and empower them to play a positive and equitable role in society; and to provide for the organization of plantation women in order to enable and develop their confidence, self-esteem and participation in decision-making.
Address: Dunbar Road, Hatton, Sri Lanka.

Pacific and Asian Women's Forum (PAWF)
Provides an informal regional network of women and women's organisations for action, research, education programs. Conducts regional workshops and studies; distribution of alternative media and publication of newsletter links together many different women's organizations in Asia and the Pacific.
Address: 623/27 Rajagiriya Gardens, Rajagiriya, Sri Lanka

Progressive Women's Front
Works to improve the conditions for peasant women and publishes a journal in Sinhala.
Address: c/o Sumika Perera, Galketigama, Ibbagamuwa, Sri Lanka.

Voice of Women
A (non-profit) non-governmental organization, which was the first alternative women's group in Sri Lanka committed to the ideals of feminism. The main aim is to publish feminist journals (in English, Tamil and Sinhala) and feminist literature. The centre issues a monthly newsletter and monitors reporting of rape, abuse, harassment and domestic violence etc. in the media.
Address: 21/25 Polhongoda Gardens, 5 Colombo, Sri Lanka
Tel: 941 74 407 879

The Women's Liberation Movement of Sri Lanka
It is dedicated to bringing more equal rights to the women factory workers in Sri Lanka.
Address: 54 Tudella, Ja-ela, Sri Lanka

Ministry of Women's Affairs
Sri Lanka's national machinery for the advancement of women
Address: 177 Nawala Road, Narahenpita, Colombo-5, P.O. Box 1589, Sri Lanka

Women and Media Collective Women's Right Watch
Address: 12 1/1 Ascot Avenue, Colombo-5, Sri Lanka
Email: kumudini@sri.lanka.net

Suriya Women's Development Centre
Address: 20 Dias Lane, Batticaloa, Sri Lanka
Email: suriya@slt.lk

Women's Education and Research Centre
Address: 58 Dharmarama Road, Colombo 8, Sri Lanka
Email: forut@sri.lanka.net

Sri Lanka Women's NGO Forum
Address: 12 1/1 Ascot Avenue, Colombo 5, Sri Lanka
Email: womedia@sri.lanka.net