Our slogan is “Transforming our ideas into a smarter today” translates our Vision to come with great ideas and concrete actions to:
After a few preparation meetings held since 2015 in Switzerland, France, UK, Poland and Germany, a group of Women Engineers and Scientists met in June 2017 at EPF Graduate School of Engineering in Montpellier, France and decided to proceed with the formal registration of a legal entity representing Women Engineers and Scientists in the world. Cofounders of WOMENVAI created a global NGO focused on XXIst Century, that includes environmental issues, how to bring technological and scientific solutions for a better environment and society, especially for climate change adaptation and mitigation. WOMENVAI was incorporated on January 12th with its 1st General Assembly at the occasion of the IWD 2018, March 8th in Lisbon, Portugal. WOMENVAI is an official international NGO, headquartered in Paris, France, not for profit, under the registration nb W751242675 at prefecture de Paris.
Theme 1: Equality between women and men in STEM
Represent the interests of women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics globally, strengthen their role in our society in a sustainable and inclusive way, promote a balanced and modern life for all, respectful of professional equality between women and men
Theme 2: Stratégic projects linking new technologies and environmental issues
Build on diversity and create innovative synergies, particularly in areas with high technological added value, to benefit sustainable development and environmental issues.
Theme 3: international cooperation, with other NGOs and scientific and technical institutions
Enable international cooperation between national organizations of women engineers and scientists, strengthen partnerships at the regional level, and empower women in STEM so to raise their visibility on the politcal arena.