Tearfund is a member of the following networks:
Gender and Development Network
This is a network with a diverse membership of leading practitioners, academics and consultants working on gender and development issues in the UK. Tearfund is a member. Please visit its website www.gadnetwork.org.uk for more information and details about its various working groups on Violence Against Women and Post-2015 MDGs.
The Micah Network is a group of 800 Christian relief, development and justice organisations and individuals from 75 countries. Micah Network was formed in 1999 with the aims to:
1. Build capacity
2. Encourage integral mission
3. Advocate for change
Visit the Micah Network gender forum for more information.
CONCORD is the European NGO Confederation for Relief and Development. Its 20 international networks and 22 national associations from the European Union member states and the candidate countries represent more than 1,600 European NGOs vis-à-vis the European institutions.
UK Consortium on AIDS and International Development: Gender and HIV Working Group
The UK Consortium on AIDS and International Development is a group of more than 80 UK-based organisations which work together to understand and develop effective approaches to the problems created by the HIV epidemic in developing countries.
UK Consortium on AIDS and International Development - working group on gender and HIV
Christians for Biblical Equality
Bridge is a development website focused on gender issues
The CEDAW (Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women) website has useful links to other UN areas
The UN Women page is available in English, French and Spanish
ELDIS is a website for sharing information: you can get free emails on specific topics sent direct to your inbox. It is useful for keeping up to date with news and learning within the development community
Mainstreaming gender equality
Tearfund's Gender Policy (PDF 165 KB)