Organizations supporting women in research

This page provides links to sites of organizations related to women in science, technology, computing etc. (in alphabetical order). This is just a snapshot. We know there are many more out there. To be added to the list, please email details to us: info AT



500 Women Scientists: @500womensci
Girls Who Code: @GirlsWhoCode
HER Planet Earth@herplanet_earth
International Women’s Day: @womensday
International Network of Women in Engineering and Sciences: @INWES_Global
International Center for Research on Women: @ICRW
Loreal-UNESCO for Women in Science: @4womeninscience
Rosalind Franklin Society: @WomenScienceRFS
STEM Women Global Network
The Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World: @OwsdSecretariat

UN Women: @UN_Women
Women In Asia
Women in Coastal Geoscience & Engineering: @WomeninCoastal
Women Doing Science: @WomenDoingSci
Women in Earth & Environmental Science Australasia @WOMEESA
Women in Science Day: @WomenScienceDay
Women of Science: @womenofsci
Women in Research: @Women_Research
Women Techmakers: @WomenTechmakers
Wonder Women Tech: @wonderwomentech
Women Who Code: @WomenWhoCode



Women in STEMM Australia: @WomenSciAUST

Hong Kong

The Women’s Foundation
HKU Women in Science & Engineering: @hkuwise


Indian Women Scientists' Association 


Japan Association for the Improvement of Conditions of Women Scientists
Japan Network of Women Engineers and Scientists
Japan Women Engineers Forum:
Saruhashi Award
STEM Career Path Project for Girls

The Society of Japanese Women Scientists
The Japan Society for Professional Engineers of Women


Center for Women in Science, Engineering and Technology
Korea Federation of Women's Science & Technology Associations (Kofwst)
The Association of Korean Woman Scientists & Engineers


Organisation of Women Scientist in Nepal (OWSN)


NUS Mechanobiology Institute Women in Science Initiative: @MBIwis
Singapore women in science network: @SgWomenInSci
SingHealth Duke-NUS Women in Science (WinS) Network
: @WomenAtNTU
Women in Life Sciences/Healthcare Singapore Lean In Circle


Women in Technology Uganda: @wituganda 


Women in Technology: @womenintech


Institute for Women's Policy Research: @IWPResearch
The Society for Women's Health Research (SWHR): @SWHR
Women in Technology: @WITWomen

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