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Call for applications – join the RightsTech Women board

Make a difference for gender equality with our innovative nonprofit

Women learning at a RightsTech Women event with partners

RightsTech Women (RTW) is a dynamic and growing international non-profit human rights organization based in Geneva. It advances the human rights of women and girls in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) through research, advocacy, innovation and networking. RightsTech Women is now looking to enlarge its board for the coming very exciting two years ahead. Appreciative of the value that diversity adds, RightsTech Women aims to have a diverse and balanced committee setup with members from different professional fields and backgrounds.


Personal competencies

Required skills and competencies

Desired experience (non-cumulative list)

Additional requirements

Mission and vision

To advance the human rights of women and girls in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). RightsTech Women works to achieve gender equitable STEM education and employment by 2030.

About our work

RightsTech Women trains girls and women on STEM skills needed for the jobs of today and tomorrow. At the same time, it trains stakeholders on human rights applicable to girls and women in STEM education and employment. RightsTech Women has so far reached hundreds of participants in its free trainings for girls, women and teachers. RightsTech Women’s impact is a global network of STEM-skilled and informed rights holders and other stakeholders. RightsTech Women has been recognized as a Champion in Category 1 of the 2021 WSIS Prizes and as a Finalist in the 2020 ITU Equals Awards for Leadership in Technology. To learn more about RightsTech Women, visit

To apply

If you are interested in joining RightsTech Women’s dedicated Committee, please send your CV and letter of motivation by 18 February 2022 to Ellen Walker at  board (at) In addition to describing how you meet the requirements, please specify your location and time zone in your application.

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