Brita Fernandez Schmidt
I love working here because I get to be with inspirational women and men - from the women we help in countries affected by conflict to my colleagues in the office.
Chief of Staff
I am inspired to work together with colleagues around the world in creating the world we want to live in – a world where all women’s voices are heard, and their rights are respected.
Personal Assistant to the Executive Director
I am inspired by the enthusiasm of my colleagues and their dedication to creating real change in the world, as well as the strength and resilience of the women we serve in our programmes.
Finance and Operations Team
I am inspired by my sister, who continues to motivate me in the work I do here at Women for Women.
Director of Finance and Resources
I love working for a charity that delivers real transformative change amongst such marginalised and vulnerable women.
Administrative Assistant - Operations and Resources
Hearing stories about how the women we work with have been able to send their children to school, educate their friends on their rights and fulfil their potential is definitely a highlight of working within this organisation.
Fundraising, Marketing and Communications Team
Executive Assistant to the Director of Fundraising, Marketing and Communications
I love working with Women for Women International– UK because I know everything we do has a positive impact on the women survivors of war, their families and whole communities.
Special Events Senior Officer
I am inspired by working with such a passionate team dedicated to supporting women survivors of war and promoting gender equality.
Digital Marketing Officer
It is a great privilege to be able to tell the inspiring and powerful stories of the women we serve. I am so proud to work for an organisation that empowers the most marginalised women to forge their own futures.
Programme Funding Assistant
It is so motivating to be part of a team working towards a better future for women and building the global sisterhood – together we can achieve so much and be a powerful force for change.
Programme Funding Officer
I am particularly inspired by our work with displaced women in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, who continue to show amazing strength and resilience.
Digital Content Producer
I am inspired by being part of a diverse global team. On my own, it often seems like the problems and setbacks are insurmountable – but as a group, we are optimistic, ambitious, and fearless.
I’m inspired by my colleagues around the globe, some of whom work in difficult circumstances, and the women we all work to support; it’s an honour to raise their voices, and tell their stories.
European Head of Programme Funding and Partnerships
With an understanding of the stark realities that the poorest women face in the conflict-affected communities, it inspires me greatly to know that our programmes bring them real opportunities for change.
Associate Director of Philanthropy
Women for Women International is an amazing organisation and one that I am really honoured to be part of. The women whom we support are brave and resilient beyond words.
Programme Funding and Philanthropy Researcher
The enthusiasm and dedication of my colleagues as well as the achievements of the women in communities around the world is a fantastic motivation for me every day.
Policy and Advocacy Team
Head of Policy and Advocacy
I'm inspired by the resilience of the women we work with and the unwavering passion of my colleagues across the world to deliver our mission.
Policy and Advocacy Officer
I am continuously inspired by women around the world, joined together by sisterhood, who are supporting and empowering each other and creating a world full of courage and hope.
Global Advocacy Manager
I’m inspired by the stories of strength, dedication and leadership that I hear from the women we serve around the world – including those who, despite the immense challenges they face, use their voices to become advocates for change in their communities.