Gender Action

1875 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 500, Washington, DC, 20009

Phone: (202) 939-5463
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Principal Staff:

Elaine Zuckerman, President

Sara Bibler, Programs Associate

Joel Lawson, Board and Advisor


Type of Organization: National Grassroots/Advocacy
Founded: 2002

Mission Statement:

Gender Action promotes women’s rights and gender equality in the investments, policies and strategies of the International Financial Institutions (IFIs) and works to ensure women and men equally participate in and benefit from their investments.

Subject Expertise:
International, international financial institutions, the gendered impacts of international investments and structural adjustment, women’s rights, gender equality, gender and conflict, women and the environment, gender and poverty reduction strategies

Annual Meetings/Conferences: