GADN members are a diverse range of UK-based NGOs and leading experts working to put gender equality and women’s rights at the heart of international development.

Membership of GADN offers a unique opportunity to connect with a strong and influential community - do joint lobbying and advocacy, stay up-to-date with the latest news and, get support in mainstreaming gender into your organisation’s work.

Find out how you and your organisation can join GADN.

Take a look at the latest member meetings and events.


GADN is a vital resource. Their webinars are particularly informative, bringing together different perspectives - from women’s rights activists on the ground to high-level policymakers - to debate major policy issues.

- Abigail Hunt, Research Fellow, Overseas Development Institute

The network also comprises of a large group of individual members including academics and consultants.


“I’m a freelance consultant and the GADN member meetings and updates are the best way to keep up to date with what’s going on in the sector.”

- Ruth Duebbert, consultant

📷 GADN members question DFID staff at a Members Meeting (November 2018)