Engaging women globally to end cycles of structural, psychological & physical violence.

  • About

    Women without Borders (WwB) is an international nonprofit organisation headquartered in Vienna that translates original research into action. Since its inception in 2001, WwB has been strengthening the global female talent pool, building resilience through whole-of-community approaches, and bringing impactful stories to the attention of the world. Our pioneering peacebuilding strategies influence regional, national, and international policy every day.


WwB launches global #MothersLead campaign

Resilient voices from our global WwB community


MotherSchools Partner

Parenting for Peace in Belgium

Events | WwB

MotherSchools Austria Graduation

The Parenting for Peace class of 2020


The Global Mothers Security Exchange

A MotherSchools train-the-trainer summit and graduation ceremony


Can Fathers Challenge Extremism?

Studying the Violence Prevention Potential of East African Fathers

Press by WwB

Edit Schlaffer: Mothers, the much needed but missing ally for counterterrorism

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