Recent News

June 8, 2016

Kanchan Lama, WOCAN Board Member, awarded the Celebrating Womenhood Annapurna Award 2016 in Nepal in recognition for dedicating her skills and knowledge to the development of Nepali society through education and environmental programs.  ...

May 30, 2016

Asia Venture Philanthropy Network (AVPN) is a membership network headquartered in Singapore that seeks to increase the flow of financial, human and intellectual capital to the social sector, and to improve the social impact effectiveness of members across...

May 30, 2016

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) of the Australian Government organized the Investment, Finance and Women in ASEAN Workshop, during their Gender Week program on 27 May in Bangkok.

May 24, 2016

Maria Lee, WOCAN Core Associate, participated in the 5th Global Reporting Iinitaitve (GRI) Global Conference from 18 - 20 May in Amsterdam. This year topic was ‘Empowering sustainable decisions’.

May 18, 2016
In addition to the Time Domain, Project Developers wishing to apply the W+ Standard can now also do so to measure changes in women’s income and assets. The method is now available online on the W+ website. 
May 17, 2016

Jeannette presented the W+ Standard during the Breakout Session on Showcasing Subscribers in ISEAL’s Community at the Global Sustainability Standards...

May 16, 2016

Nisha Onta, Knowledge Management Coordinator, shared the capacity building activities of WOCAN and discussed opportunities for collaborations with the participants of the ‘Meeting on Enhanced Cooperation – Asia-Pacific Forests and Climate Change Capacity Development’, organized by RECOFTC on 12...

May 13, 2016

The section for development cooperation at the ...

May 4, 2016

WOCAN invites you to participate in the  'Reframing Leadership for Gender Equality’ course, to be held in Bangkok from 17-21 July 2017.