BPW International was founded in 1930 in Geneva by Lena Madesin Philips. It has grown to an international network of 25.000 members in more than 107 countries.
We have 5 regions to manage this large organization: North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa and Asia Pacific.
Europe is the strongest region with more than 18.000 members in nearly 31 countries.
Our aim: Equal opportunities and status for women in the economic, civil and political life. A BPW Member:
- takes professional responsability on all levels in economy, politics and society
- thinks and acts locally, nationally and internationally
- practices networking, mentoring and lobbying
- enjoys lifelong learning
- works with United Nations agencies and other international organizations
- develops friendship
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Goal Setting 2023
2023 is going to be another year of change in the world economy and politics. We are living in the remarkable time to which historians some hundred years from now will give the name „Time of change in the world order“. The key words for 2023 are:
- Sharing best practices
- Rising membership
Gallery of the F2F Presidents Meeting & 10th Young BPW Symposium in Brussels 28.-29.2023 is now available!
6th Digital Leadership Training 29 Sep, 6th, 13th Oct
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