Women's Empowerment and Leadership Development for Democratisation

WLUML - Women Living Under Muslim Laws

The international solidarity network, Women Living Under Muslim Lawshas been active for three decades across countries where women’s lives are shaped by laws said to be driven from Islam. Its mission is to effectively advance gender justice, equality and women’s rights by linking women from Muslim communities and collectively empowering women in their local struggles to reach their own goals in their own unique contexts. Transnational, flexible and non-hierarchal, WLUML is at the core of a unique network that mobilizes around the issues of women’s rights and the political use of religion.