UK Joint Committee on Women


The UK Joint Committee on Women (UKJCW) is made up of four sister organisations from across the UK, comprising Engender, network of women’s organisations in Scotland, the National Alliance of Women’s Organisations (NAWO) in England, Women’s Voice in Wales and Northern Ireland Women’s European Platform.

The UKJCW was set up to co-ordinate a UK view with respect to the European Women’s Lobby (EWL) (Link) and to provide forums for discussion for and information to women and women’s organisations.

The principles of the UKJCW

  • eliminating discrimination against women
  • advancing equal rights for women
  • securing equal opportunities for women

The UK Joint Committee on Women

Organisation Representative Alternate
Northern Ireland Women’s European Platform
(NIWEP)
Liz Law
Board Member to the EWL
Maria Morgan
Engender (Scotland) Marsha Scott Lesley Sutherland
National Alliance of Women’s Organisations
(NAWO) (England)
Lynda Dearlove Annette Lawson
Women’s Voice (Wales) Gwendolyn Sterk Mary Slater