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 at the Paris Peace Forum

Presenting WwB's local solution to a global problem


MotherSchools Partner

Parenting for Peace in Belgium

Events | WwB

Open House Gallery Tour with Lubaina Himid

Shifting Powers on the Island of Change


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

Witness to the Brussels attacks, Edit Schlaffer pleads for mothers to end extremism

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