From the Desk of the President; Mrs Nkoli Ogbolu
62nd IWS President, 2019-2020 Service Year

We are on the March once more and since we are in March what better way to express our desire to March for balance. By that I mean gender balance. A balanced world is a better...

The International Women’s Society was founded in 1957 in Lagos by a group of international public-spirited women.


  • To foster and promote international understanding among all people.

  • To work for the advancement of women and children in Nigeria.


February 23, 2019

Female Participation and our Electoral Process

Women constitute more than half of the human race and play a crucial role in all spheres of life. The reality check of growth of any nation lies not only in its economic growth but crucially in the status of its women and t...

January 8, 2019

Happy New Year.

We wish to invite all Members and Prospective Members and guests to join us for our January 2019 General Meeting.

2019 IWS Year of the Widow - The SAWID Project (Support A WIDow) - present WINYEF-The Widows Trust Fund’s New Year Feast and January Gene...

October 24, 2018

 Tickets are on sale for 10,000 naira and raffle tickets  are available.  Please call numbers located on invitation for more information.

October 4, 2018

 Join IWS scholarship as we celebrate the International Day of  the Girl Child on October 11th Keynote speaker Nwanne Okafor .

June 20, 2018

The International Women's Society (IWS) WTF Committee invites you to our International Widows Day event which global theme is "DEVELOPING RESOURCES AND POLICY TO EMPOWER WIDOWS"

The event will be hosted by Oba Elegushi for 300 widows and 50 VIP guests from 10-12noon pro...

June 7, 2018

The Scholarships Committee of the International Women's Society is launching an initiative named *TAC & MEND*. TAC means *Train A Child;* MEND means *Mentor, Educate,Nuture the Disadvantaged.*
Your support is highly needed in this noble course, as we aim at reducing th...

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