AMERICAN WOMEN FOR INTERNATIONAL UNDERSTANDING
MISSION STATEMENT – Promotes woman-to-woman interaction and understanding Worldwide through meaningful visits, grants, educational support, the celebration and support of the International Women of Courage, and participation of local Chapters which act locally and affect globally.
AWIU connects women to women around the world, as it has done since 1968.
- We sponsor delegations of our members to visit women in other countries.
- Our grants focus on strengthening the work of women within the U.S. and around the world.
- Our local chapters educate and support women world-wide.
- We yearly honor the Secretary of State’s International Women of Courage.
Please join us in our mission of world-wide understanding.
AWIU Heads To Burma/Myanmar In January 2014
The Delegation will travel to the major cities and meet with leading women’s groups, politicians, micro lenders and others during their 12 day trip. There are currently 35 AWIU members studying the country. Read more
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