Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.

Margaret Thatcher

WEM International:

  • founded by Electoral Management Bodies worldwide
  • aims for a balanced representation of women and men at all level of EMB's, particularly leadership positions
  • can integrate all programs for Women in Elections by bringing together top-noch professionals
  • works in both directions from bottom - up to top - down
  • an organization without walls

WEM FOR PEOPLE

-   educates and creates opportunities

-   empoweres women & challenges stereotypes

-   facilitates access to best practices, research and      technology

WEM FOR EMB's, BUSINESS & ACADEMIA

- facilitates networking

-  advances change through laws and policies

-  develops and maintains a unique resource center