WomenNC is the founding organization of the NC Coalition for CEDAW. This coalition
welcomes multiple stakeholders including elected officials, commissions, the media, business,
youth, NGOs, faith communities and women leaders. The coalition includes AAUW-NC,
ActionNC, Durham County Women’s Commission, Durham Crisis Response Center, Durham
NOW, Durham Mayor’s Council for Women, NC League of Women Voters, NC NOW, NC
Women United, the Pauli Murray Center for History and Social Justice, UN Association of
Wake County, UN Women – NC Chapter, and WomenNC.
In order to support our CSW Leadership Training program, WomenNC has secured university
and local partnerships. For 2018-2019, WomenNC has university partnerships with Bennett
College, Duke University, North Carolina State University, and UNC Chapel Hill. We have
formed a partnership with the RTI Global Gender Center, who will provide mentors for our
2018-2019 CSW Scholars. We also have a partnership with the NC Justice Center, who will
provide social advocacy training for our CSW Scholars.