General Arab Women Federation (GAWF)
Fédération générale des femmes arabes
Federación General de Mujeres Arabes
1944, as All Arab Women's Federation. Also referred to as General Federation of Arab Women.
Defend Arab women's rights, improve their status and strengthen their resources to participate in society; fight for the establishment of just peace and support national liberation movements and resistance of all forms of racial discrimination; promote cooperation among Arab women; enhance women's role in the family and in children's education; make women aware of their rights; take part in the economic and social process in society in cooperation with other organizations; help overseas Arab women maintain their national identity and link them with the homeland.
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General Assembly (every 2 years). Permanent Bureau (meets annually), comprising Secretary-General, 2 Assistant Secretaries-General, Director of General Secretariat and 5 other members.
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