Evidence of experience of the organisation in the field covered by the
project and experience in international co-operation
The vision- acceptance of women’s right to choose at different
phases in their lives. Appreciation of the family as the cornerstone of
the development of a good society.
The purpose- to strengthen the position of the family through
measures which allow us the time and opportunity yo care for one other.
The aim- national and international lobbying on women’s and family-
The main areas of campaign: women’s issues, family issues, consumer
issues, international cooperation.
At the national level NWFmakes the
views heard on important political matters through the Norwegian
political system. NWF is in direct contact with the government and the
various political parties represented in the Norvegian parliament and
represented on the Norwegian Commission on Human Values.
NWF is affiliated to Nordic Housewives Association, The Associated
Country Women of the World, The Norwegian UNICEF commttee, The United
Nations Association of Norway, The Norwegian UNESCO and the Forum for
Women and Development (FOKUS) to which 52 Norwegian women’s
organisations are affiliated.