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Africa Regional Conference: Save the Date and Call for Proposals
26 May 2015
Event: Empowering Women, Empowering Communities: Let’s make it happen
When: August 7th-10th, 2015
Where: University of South Africa (UNISA) Campus, Tshwane, Pretoria, South Africa

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The International Association of Women Judges (IAWJ) is a non-profit, non- governmental organization whose members represent all levels of the judiciary in over 75 countries/ areas worldwide and share a commitment to equal justice and the rule of law. More

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Pioneering Women on International Courts Project
IAWJ women judges serving on international tribunals share their stories and their reflections on life, law and gender through videos on this website.
Plan to Attend: IAWJ's 13th Biennial Conference in Washington DC
27 May 2015
Celebrate IAWJ's 25th Anniversary at the conference, "Women Judges and the Rule of Law: Assessing the Past, Anticipating the Future," hosted by the NAWJ, USA. 
The event will take place between May 26th-29th, 2016 in Washington DC, USA. Registration opens July 1st, 2015.

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IAWJ and TrustLaw Release Report on Sextortion 
20 April 2015
The IAWJ mourns the loss of Donald Hugh Green on April 4, 2015
11 April 2015
In Memoriam:
The IAWJ mourns the loss of Donald Hugh Green on April 4, 2015. Don was a valued member of the IAWJ Board of Managerial Trustees since 2002 and for some years had served as chair of the BMT Personnel Committee. ​Read more

The IAWJ and TrustLaw have released a report entitled "Combatting Sextortion: Comparative Study of Laws To Prosecute Corruption Involving Sexual Exploitation." 
Read and download the report ​here 
Read the blog post on Trust.org 

International Association of Women Judges Selects New Executive Director
18 June 2015
We are extremely pleased to announce that the International Association of Women Judges (IAWJ) has selected Lisa L. Davis to become Executive Director following the long tenure of Joan D. Winship, who will be retiring June 30th.
Lisa Davis is a lawyer with an advanced degree in International and Comparative Law from Georgetown University Law Center. Read more