Women and Law in Southern Africa (WLSA) WLSA conducts action-based research, provides legal advice and training, and engages in advocacy to improve the socio-legal position of women in Southern Africa.
OAS Inter-American Commission of Women CIM, a Specialized Organization of the OAS, is the principal forum for generating hemispheric policy to advance women's rights and gender equality. CIM was the first official intergovernmental agency in the world created expressly to ensure recognition of the civil and political rights of women. As such, it has played a crucial role in making the participation and support of women a legitimate and indispensable part of governance and international consensus building in the Americas.
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) PAHO is an international public health agency with more than 100 years of experience in working to improve health and living standards of the countries of the Americas. Programs include working to combat gender-based violence in the region.