Matilda Mwaba

As Executive Director, Trustee and Founder of NOWSPAR, I am proud to share our work and invite you...
Read more...

View all current, ongoing & upcoming events.
                                         Read more...

Issues relating to gender, sport & development and women.
                                         Read more...

Raise awareness, lobby, fundraise and be a part of the process.
                                           Read more...

Final 2018-2022 Call for Bids

The International Working Group on Women and Sport (IWG) is now accepting bids from countries or organisations interested in:

- the position of IWG Co-Chair in 2018-2022;

- hosting the IWG Secretariat from September 2018 – 2022; and

- hosting the 8th IWG World Conference on Women and Sport in May/June 2022

Ideally, these three opportunities should be taken on by a single country or organisation. However, a joint bid from more than one organization / country working together may also be considered as a possibility. Joint bids are to be outlined in your application with details of both organizations and…

Attachments:
Download this file (2018-2022 bid document.pdf)IWG Bid Document[ ]249 kB
Read more ...

She Leads: Survey Says 'Not So Much'

She Leads: Survey Says 'Not So Much'

 

The results of our 2015 Women in Sport Leadership Survey are ready and unfortunately they do not look too good.

The results were presented at the Women’s Sport Leadership Network Seminar by Ms. Aya Noguchi who led the Survey exercise for the 2015 edition.

Unfortunately, the percentage of female Board Members has declined 9% since 2014. The result shows that there is a big gap between men and women in decision making positions in sports. Even though some of the organisations have made effort to promote women at leadership position, the progression has not resulted in change to meet national…

Read more ...

Women's Sport Leadership Seminar

Women's Sport Leadership Seminar

The Women in Sport Leadership Network Seminar with the theme: Determine the Change. Be Part of the Change was held on 5th June 2015 at the Protea Arcades Hotel.

The Seminar covered three key issues the results of our leadership survey, discussions on leadership ambitions and the International Working Group on Women and Sport (IWG).

The Seminar theme is adopted from the IWG 2014 – 2018 theme in order to promote the aims of the IWG to advance principles of the Briton + Helsinki Declaration and the resolution to motivate collective action of women in sport at Continental level.

Read more ...