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Our mission

Founded in 1982 in Geneva, the Career Women’s Forum is a non-profit association reuniting some 250 women, representing more than 30 different nationalities professionally active in all economic, political and social sectors of life.

Our association’s principal goal is to encourage women’s professional development through sharing and exchanging of ideas, promote networking, and influence socio-professional life to achieve recognition and status as active and engaged professional women.

CWF’s mission is illustrated by the 4 following objectives :

  • Establish a forum of meetings and exchanges amongst active professional women.

  • Create a network of contacts aimed at informing and presenting views and issues necessary for effective career development.

  • Promote access paths to high level qualifications and responsibilities for professional women.

  • Collaborate with both public and private sector organizations for the promotion of women’s rights and the recognition of their achievements.