International Council on Women's Health Issues (ICOWHI)
They hold congresses with themes focusing on various aspects of women's health. In 2008, the congress was held in Botswana.
Enhance empowerment, decrease inequity, and promote the health and well-being of women worldwide by facilitating and supporting communication and networking among researchers, clinicians, educators, and community advocates.
Objectives and Activities
- increase the impact of members (individually and collectively) through improving the health and well-being of women internationally
- Contribute to reducing violence and its impact on vulnerable women across their life span in health and illness
- Develop worldwide partnerships and coalitions for the purpose of decreasing risks affecting the health and well-being of wome