Women Organizing for Change in Agriculture and Natural Resource Management (WOCAN)

WOCAN is a women-led international membership network of over 1000 women and men professionals in 105 countries, that provides expertise to assist organizations achieve women’s empowerment objectives and mainstream gender into their internal structures, programs, projects and policies. Our mission is to achieve women’s equal access to and control of resources and benefits to improve the livelihoods of rural people.

WOCAN is the owner and developer of the W+ Standard for Women’s Empowerment, a certification system that measures outcomes for women related to health, income/assets, time, leadership, food security and education/knowledge. WOCAN’s global network of members provides skills in capacity building, leadership training, gender integration, monitoring and evaluation, and the application of the W+ Standard. Countries of current operations include: Nepal, Indonesia, Thailand, Cameroon, Kenya, South Africa, Lao PDR.

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Thailand

Market Active

Cambodia, Cameroon, India, Kenya, Laos, Mongolia, Nepal, South Africa, Thailand

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Coaching and Mentoring of Management, Strategy Consulting, Use of Facilities

The team at Women Organizing for Change in Agriculture and Natural Resource Management (WOCAN)

  • Dibya Gurung

    Dibya Gurung

    WOCAN's Core Associate at Women Organizing for Change in Agriculture and Natural Resource Management (WOCAN)

  • Jeannette Gurung

    Jeannette Gurung

    Executive Director & Founder at Women Organizing for Change in Agriculture and Natural Resource Management (WOCAN)

  • Nisha Onta

    Nisha Onta

    Regional Coordinator for Asia at WOCAN

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