At the Interim Meeting in Frankfurt (March 11-13, 2016), Education – Empowering Women and Girls through Knowledge and Skills, was announced as the overarching theme for the FAWCO Target Program 2016 - 2019. The Target Program offers opportunities for local Clubs to make a global difference, by actively contributing toward the achievement of the UN Millennium Development Goals.
Learn more about the current Target Program: Education
The FAWCO Youth Program was launched at the 2013 Biennial Conference in Bern to promote cultural understanding and raise awareness of global issues in our youth, and to help them develop into responsible global citizens.
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The Education Task Force will inform FAWCO members about recent developments in the global effort to ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and lifelong learning opportunities for all (UN Sustainable Development Goal #4), especially related to issues in education for girls.
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The Environment Task Force encourages environmental stewardship and promotes awareness of climate change and it’s impact on peace in global society.
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The Health Issues Task Force seeks to increase awareness of global women’s health issues such as non communicable diseases, maternal health, mental health and aging. In 2014, the Task Force launched Clubs in Motion, a FAWCO-wide challenge to our walking and running groups, to circle the globe.
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The Human Rights Task Force advocates to ensure human rights for all women, to engage members in awareness and action campaigns and to leverage the strength of FAWCO’s collective voice to end violence and discrimination against women and girls.
Learn more about the Human Rights Task Force and Sub-committees