Women Win

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Description

Women Win is the global leader in girls’ and women’s empowerment through sport. We leverage the power of play to help adolescent girls and young women build leadership skills and become better equipped to exercise their rights.

Primary Functions

  • Capacity building/Technical assistance
  • Funding
  • Research - project evaluation

Secondary Functions

  • Awareness Raising/Advocacy
  • Networking/Convening
  • Program/Project Implementation

Geographic Scope

  • Global / regional

Areas of work Back to Top

Education topics addressed

Other

  • Transition from school to work

Other skills

  • Financial literacy
  • Life skills/sexuality education
  • Rights/empowerment education
  • Vocational training

Cross-cutting topics addressed

  • Adolescent pregnancy/childbearing
  • Community sensitization
  • Early/child marriage
  • Economic/livelihoods (including savings/financial inclusion, etc.)
  • Emergencies and protracted crises
  • Empowerment
  • Female genital mutilation/cutting
  • Gender equality
  • HIV and STIs
  • Masculinities/boys
  • Menstrual hygiene management
  • Mentorship
  • Migration
  • Nutrition
  • Other aspects of sexual and reproductive health
  • Other cultural practices
  • Sexual harassment & coercion
  • Social and gender norms and beliefs
  • Sports
  • Violence (at home, in relationships)
  • WASH (water, sanitation and hygiene)

Funders and partners Back to Top

Current girls’ education funders

Current girls' education partners

Locations and contact information Back to Top

Website

Women Win

Headquarters location(s)

  • Amsterdam, New Hampshire, Netherlands

Country offices

  • Netherlands

Contacts

Yvonne Henry
Global Implementation Director
Women Win

Locations of current girls’ education work

Map showing countries (listed below) where the organization is involved with girls' education programs

  • Argentina
  • Bangladesh
  • Brazil
  • China
  • Democratic People's Republic of Korea
  • Ghana
  • Guatemala
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Jordan
  • Kenya
  • Lebanon
  • Malaysia
  • Mauritius
  • Mexico
  • Myanmar
  • Nepal
  • Nicaragua
  • Nigeria
  • Pakistan
  • South Africa
  • Sri Lanka
  • Thailand
  • Turkey
  • Uganda
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • United Republic of Tanzania
  • Viet Nam
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Projects Back to Top