South American Groups

Contents: 
ARGENTINA / BAHAMAS / BARBADOS / BELIZE / BOLIVIA / BRAZIL / CHILE / COLOMBIA / COSTA RICA / CUBA / DOMINICAN REPUBLIC / ECUADOR / EL SALVADOR / GUATEMALA / GUYANA / HAITI / HONDURAS / JAMAICA / MEXICO / NICARAGUA / PARAGUAY / PERU / PUERTO RICO / SURINAM / TRINIDAD & TOBAGO / URUGUAY / VENEZUELA/ VIRGIN ISLANDS / 
GENERAL
 
  • Agencia Latino Americana de Informacion (ALAI)

  • Women's Programme Director
    12 de Octobre 622 y Patria. CP 17-2-877, Quito, Ecuador
    Tel: 593 2 505 074. Fax: 593 2 505 073
    E-mail: mujeres@alainet.org 


  •  Children of the Andes:

  • Acting on Behalf of Street children in Latin America
    4 Bath Place, Livington Street, London EC2A 3DR.
    Tel. 0171 - 739 1328
     
  • CLADEM ( Latin America and Caribbean Committee for the Defence of Women's Human Rights):

  • Supports Women's Social and Legal Rights
    Juan Jose Paso 652, Rosario 2000.
    Tel / Fax: 54-41 370874
    E-mail: insgenar@tau.wamani.apc.org
    Website: http://www.derechos.org/cladem/
     
  • Development Alternatives with Women for a New Era (DAWN):

  • Network of women in the economic South
    Caribbean Secretariat: 11 Gibbons Terrace, Christchurch,Barbados, W.Indies.
    Tel: (246) 420 4474.
     
  • Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) -

  •    Women and Development Unit
    E-mail: dalmeras@eclac.cl
    Website: http://www.eclacl.cl/English/research/women/indicators/genderind.htm
    http://www.eclac.cl/espanol/topicos/genero.htm
     
  • Fempress:

  • Red de Comunicacion alternativa de la mujer (see also mujer / fempress 'Resources' Section).
    Casilla 16-637, Santiago 9, Chile.
    Tel: (56-2) 232-1242. Fax: (56-2) 233-3996.
    E-mail: fempress@reuna.cl
     
  • Inter-American Institute of Human Rights

  • Women's Human Rights Program
    PO Box 10.081, San Jose, Cost Rica.
    Tel: (506) 234-0404+ADs, Fax: (506) 234-0955
    Email: derechos.mujeres+AEA-iidh.ed.cr
    Website: www.iidh.ed.cr/progen.html
     
  • Latin American and Caribbean Committee for Defense of Women's Rights (CLADEM)

  • PO Box 11-0470, Calle Estados Unidos # 1295, Of. 702 Jesus Maria, Lima, Peru.
    Tel. (int+51 1) 4639237. Fax: 4635898
    E-mail: cladem@chavin.rcp.net.pe
    Website: www.derechos.org/cladem

    Latin American and Caribbean Women's Health Network (LACWHN)
    Casilla 50610, Santiago 1, Chile.
    Tel: (56-2) 6349827, Fax: (56-2) 6347101
    E-mail: rsmlac@mail.bellsouth.cl
    Website: www.reddesalud.web.cl
     

  • Red de Educacion Popular Entre Mujeres de America Latina y el Caribe (REPEM)

  • Colonia 2069, 11200 Montevideo, Uruguay.
    Tel: ++5982 4030599. Fax: ++5982 4030599.
    E-mail: repem@chasque.apc.org
     
     
  • STITCH: US Network Supporting Women in the Maquila Industry

  • 4933 S. Dorchester, Chicago, IL 60615, USA
    E-mail: hf52@aol.com
    Website: www.stitchonline.org
     
  • UNDP Gender Specialist

  • PO Box 812, Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies
    Tel: 868 623 7056. Fax: 868 623 1658
    E-mail: isabella.waterschoot@undp.org Website: http://rescoor.undp.org.tt

     

  • UNIFEM Caribbean

  • E-mail: unifem@sunbeach.net
     
  • Women and Gender Equity Area of the UNICEF Regional Office for Latin America & Caribbean

  • Trans. 38 No. 100-25 p.3, Bogota, Columbia
    Tel: 57 1 635 7255 Fax: 57 1 635 7337
    E-mail: shoyos@unicef.org



    ARGENTINA
     
  • Centro de Estudios de la Mujer

  • Ecuador 873, 4 Piso (CP.1214), Bueno Aires
    Tel/Fax: (54-11) 4964 0697
    E-mail: cem@mujer.org.ar
     
  • CLADEM ( Latin America and Caribbean Committee for the Defence of Women's Human Rights):

  • Umbrella Organisation
    Juan Jose Paso 652, Rosario 2000.
    Tel / Fax: 54-41 370874
    E-mail: insgenar@tau.wamani.apc.org
    Website: http://www.derechos.org/cladem/
     
  • Como las Iguanas

  • Bolivar 553, 4to. B (5000), Cordoba.
    Tel: (54 51) 564 310
    E-mail: sga@nt.com.ar
     
  • Coordinadoras Red Informativa de Mujeres de Argentina

  • Co-ordinators of Women Information Network of Argentina
    Colectiva Feminista Alfonsina Storni
    E-mail: rima@citynet.net.ar Website: www.geocities.com/rima_web
     
  • Escrita en el Cuerpo / Lesbiana a la vista:

  • ILGA Women's Secreatariat
    Lesbian, Bisexual and Different Women's Archives and Library
    Guardia Vieja 4329, 7mo H, 1192, Buenos Aires.
    Tel: 54 1 4863 91 90 Fax: 54 1 4382 90 95
    Email: escrita@arnet.com.ar
     
  • Foundation for Studies and Research on Women:

  • Monitors implementation of the Beijing Platform
    Parana 135 Piso 3 "13" 1017 Buenos Aires
    Tel: (54-1) 372 2763, Fax: (54-1) 375 5977
    E-mail: feim@ciudad.com.ar
     
  •  La Fulana:

  • Feminist Community Center for Lesbians.
    Venezuela 2080, (1096) Ciudad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Tel/Fax: (5411) 4942 6931, (5411) 4342 5119
     
  •  Liga de Defensa de las Minorias Sexuales

  • Republica Arabe Siria 3040 1&ordm, Buenos Aires
    E-mail: afabio@netex.com.ar
     
  • Red Informativa de Mujeres de Argentina

  • E-mail: rima@citynet.net.ar Website: www.rimaweb.com.ar
     
  • Sindicato de Amas de Casa de Santa Fe - SAC

  • Housewives Trade Union. Also:
  • Red Interbarrial de Mujeres

  • Inter-neighbourhood Women's Network
    Tel: 0054 342 453 2575.
    E-mail: izanutig@gigared.com
     
  • Social and Political Institute for Women (ISPM):

  • Promotes Women's Rights
    Av. Callao 741 Dpto. 1 1023 Buenos Aires
    Tel: (54-1) 812 1395, 831 4235, Fax: (54-1) 813 2654
    E-mail: ispmu@proder.fder.uba.ar
     
  • Women Information Network of Argentina:

  • Colectiva Feminista Alsonsina Storni
    E-mail: rima@citynet.net.ar Website: www.geocities.com/rima_web
  • Women's Council of the Republic of Argentina:

  • Umbrella Organisation
    Casilla de Correo 116, Sucursal 48, 1060 Buenos Aires.
     
  • Women's Union of Argentina:

  • Umbrella Organisation
    Cassilla de Correo no.3901, del Correo Central, 1000 Buenos Aires




    BAHAMAS
     
  • Council for Women in the Bahamas:

  • Umbrella Organisation
    PO Box 1145, Nassau.
     
  • National Women's Movement:

  • Campaigning Group
    PO Box 4646, Nassau.



    BARBADOS
     
  • Women and Development Unit (WAND):

  • Consultancy Services
    School of Continuing Studies, University of West Indies,
    Pinelands, St Michhael. Tel: 417 4490.
     
  • Barbados Council of Women:

  • Umbrella Organisation
    Lyrias, Christchurch.

    BELIZE
     

  • Belize River Valley Development Project

  • Supporting familes and the environment to recover from Hurricane Mitch
    PO Box 1577, Belize City, Belize
    E-mail: beiriver@aol.com



    BOLIVIA
     

  • Centro de Informacion y Desarrollo de laMujer - CIDEM

  • Av. Villazon 1970, Piso 2, Of.4, Cassilla Postal 14036, La Paz
    Tel: 591-2-364646 or 315249, Fax: 591-2-392111
    E-mail: cidem@caoba.entelnet.bo
     
  • National Women's Council of Bolivia:

  • Umbrella Organisation
    Casilla 2573, La Paz.
     
  • Women's Centre for Information and Development:

  • Information Centre
    Avda Villazon 1958, Oficina 3a, 30 piso, Casilla 22433, La Paz.
     
  • Red Nacional de Trabajadoras de la Informacin y Communicacion, RED-ADA:

  • Group of Journalists
    Av. Arequipa Shopping Sur of 6BP La Florida Cassilla postal 9498, La Paz.
    Fax: 591-2-770903
    E-mail: geo@geo.bo
    Website: http://www.web.net/amarc/brujas.htm



    BRAZIL
     
  • Associacao Democratica Feminina Gaucha (ADFG)

  • E-mail: foebr@ax.apc.org

    Casa de Cultura da Mulher Negra:
    Working to End Violence Against Women
    Rua Primo Ferreira, 22,  11045-150 Santos/SP
    Fax: 0055 13 234 9976
    E-mail: ccmnegra@usc.stcecilia.br,or  mazevedo@atribuna.com.br (Newspaper: Journal A Tribuna)
     

  • Centro de Investigcion y Capacitacion de la Mujer

  • E-mail: cicam@igc.apc.org
     
  • Centro Informacao Mulher (CIM)

  • E-mail: cimulher@ax.apc.org
     
  • Centre for Brazilian Women:

  • Support Advice and Information
    Rua Franklin Roosevelt 39/709, Rio de Janeiro.
     
  • Coletivo Feminista Sexualidade e Saude

  • E-mail: cfssaude@ax.apc.org
     
  • Grupo Origem

  • Av. Beira Mar, 3661 Lj. 18 - Casa Caiada, Olinda, PE 53130-540.
    Tel: 55-81-4321913. Fax: 55-81-4321913.
    E-mail: origem@ax.apc.org
     
  • Grupo de Saude de Mulher

  • E-mail: soscorpo@ax.apc.org
     
  • GRUMIN:

  • Indigenous Women-Education Group
    Daline Braga Av. Heitor Beltrao, 71 - sala 301 - Tijuca Rio de Janeiro - RJ - Brazil. CEP: 20. 550-000
    Tel/Fax: 55-21-567-2675
    E-mail: grumin@ax.ibase.org.br
     
  • National Women's Council of Brazil:

  • Umbrella Organisation
    Rua Barata, Ribeiro 539, Apartado 201,Copacabana,
    72000 Rio de Janeiro. Tel: 257 9043
     
  • The Network in Defense of Humankind (REDEH)

  • Rua Alvaro Alvim 21, 16th Floor, Rio de Janeiro-Centro, CEP 2003 1-010
    Tel: (55-21) 262 1704, Fax: (55-21) 262 6454
    E-mail: redeh@ax.apc.org
     
  • Rede de Defesa da Especie Humana

  • E-mail: redeh@ax.ibase.br
     
  • Rede Mulher

  • E-mail: rmulher@ax.apc.org
     
  • Religious Support Against Aids (ARCA-ISER), Women and Aids Project

  • E-mail: layoli@ax.apc.org
     
  • Semreviva Organizacao Feminista (SOF)

  • E-mail: sof@ax.apc.org
     
  • Women's Network:

  • Documentation Centre
    Rua Joao Ramalho 991, Bairro Perdizes, CP 1803, 01051 Sao Paulo.




    CHILE
     
  • Committee for the Defence of Women's Rights:

  • Women's Rights Campaign
    Abdon Cifuentes 66, Santiago.
     
  • ISIS International

  • Email: isis@ax.apc.org
     
  • Women's Alternative Media Unit:

  • Women's Radio Network.
    Cassila 16-637, Correo 9, Santiago    


    COLOMBIA
     
  • Association for Relatives of the "Disappeared"

  • ASFADDES - Nacional
    AA 011446
    Santafe de Bogota
    Colombia
     
  • 'Being a Woman' Documentation and Comunication Centre:

  • Umbrella Feminist Organisation
    Apartado aereo 25922, Bogota.
     
  • CERFAMI:

  • Women's Network
    Cra. 68 No. 49-30, Medellin.
    Tel: 574 260 2079 Fax: 574 230 1463
    Email: cerfami@epm.net.co
     
  • Fondo de Documentacion Mujer y Genero

  • Universidad Nacional de Colombia
    E-mail: fdmujgen@bacata.usc.unal.edu.co
     
  • FEDEVIVIENDA (Women and Shelter Network):

  • Umbrella organisation.
    57059 Colombia.
    Tel: 338 12 77 338 00 14 Fax: 287 19 41.
    E-mail: hicwas@colnodo.apc.org
     
  • House of Women:

  • Promotes Women's Rights
    Cra. 28, No. 51-22 Bogota
    Tel: (57-1) 312 5071, 310 3415, 235 3968, Fax: (57-1) 310 3261
    E-mail: casmujer@Colnodo.apc.org
     
  • National Council for the Integration of Women in Development:

  • Women's Participation in Public Life
    Palacio de San Carlos, Calle 10, numero 5-51, Bogota.
     
  • National Women's Council of Colombia:

  • Umbrella Organisation
    Calle 82, 14A-17, Oficinas 308/309, Bogota.
     
     
  • Organizacion Femenina Popular

  • Women's grassroots organization
    Cra 22 No 52B   36
    Barrancabermeja, Santander, Colombia
     
  •  Profamilia: Legal Services for Women:

  • Calle 34, No.14-52, Bogota, Colombia.
     
  • Systemwide Program on Participatory Research and Gender Analysis

  • (SWP on PRGA)
    c/o CIAT, AA 6713, Cali, Colombia.
    Tel: 57 2 445 0000 ext 3131. Fax: 57 2 445 0073.
    E-mail: ciat-prga@cgnet.com
     
  • "Women for Life":

  • Women Uniting in Creating Conditions for Peace
    c/o CIDER, Universidad de Los Andes, Bogota
    E-mail: ebeattie@uniandes.edu.co



    COSTA RICA
     
  • Arias Foundation for Peace and Human Progress:

  • Promotes Civil Society
    Apdo. Postal 8-6410-1000, San Jose
    Tel: (506) 255 2955, Fax: (506) 255 2244
    E-mail: cph@arias.or.cr
     
  • Centre for African Costa Rican Women:

  • Campaigns for Black Women's Rights
    Guadelupe de la Rotonda de la Gallito, 150 Metros al sur, 100 al este, San Jose 6852100
    Tel: (50-6) 253 9814, Fax: (50-6) 224 9942
    E-mail: mujerdp@sol.racsa.co.cr
     
  • Feminist Centre for Information and Action:

  • Information For Women
    Apartado 949, San Jose 1000.
     
  • Fire:

  • Feminist short wave radio service
    E-mail: fuegocr@sol.racsa.co.cr
    Website: http://www.fire.or.cr
     
  • Women's Information Programme:

  • Women and Development Documentation Centre
    National University, Apartado 1009, Cento Colon.
    Tel: 376363 ext. 2458.


    CUBA
     
  • CEAMO:

  • A scientific, autonomous, NGO that conducts multidisciplinary research.
    Ave. 3ra, No. 1805, e/18 y 20, Miramar, Playa, La Habana, Cuba.
    Tel: 22 1222 22 1098
    E-mail: ceamo@ceniai.inf.cu
     
  • Federacion de Mujeres Cubanas (Federation of Cuban Women):

  • Political Participation
    Paseo 260, esquina a 13 Vedado, Plaza de la Revolution La Habana
    Tel: (53-7) 552 772, Fax: (53-7) 333 019
    E-mail: fmccu@ceniai.inf.cu
     
  • MADRE:

  • Based in New York. Operating projects and campaigns that aim to help women and families in Cuba.
    121 West 27th Streeet, Room 301, New York, NY 10001.
    Tel: (212) 627-0444, Fax: (212) 675-3704
    E-mail: madre@igc.org


    DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
     
     
  • Center of Gender Studies-INTEC (Centro de Estudios de Género – INTEC)

  • CEG works promoting gender studies in the academic environment and enhancing gender perspective in the public and private spheres throught the elaboration and dissemination of knowledge, training,  political action and consulting activities.  Current projects include the forthcoming publication “Including Gender Perspective in the Political Agenda” based on a research project done with support by WIDTECH/USAID, PAHO and OXFAM-UKI. Also CEG is developing new academic programs such as specialized courses on “Sexual and Reproductive Rights”, “Gender and Epistomology” and “Leadership and Political Participation”.
     E-mail: genero@intec.edu.do Web Address: http:www.intec.edu.do
     
     
  • Center of Legal Services for Women (Centro de Servicios Legales para la Mujer)

  • CENSEL works to help women and their families to know Dominican laws specially in the poorest groups of society. Also works promoting changes in the process of elaborating and implementing them in regards to women, and promoting a judicial reform which guarantees gender equity.
    E-mail: censel@codetel.net.do

     

  • National Women's Council:

  • Umbrella Organisation
    El Conde St 23A, Santo Domingo.
     
     
  • “You Woman” Association (Asociación Tú Mujer)

  • Promoting women’s participation in conditions of gender equity in all spaces in society. Main projects refer to health, legal and psychological assistance for women survivors from violence, education, adult female literacy and citizenship.
    E-mail: tumujer@tricom.net tumujerinc@hotmail.com
     
     
  • Women in Development (Mujeres en Desarrollo-MUDE)

  • Activities related to social, technical and management training, social services, reproductive and sexual health, environment and rural development. Currently their main projects are focused on HIV/AIDS prevention, environment and health, disasters prevention and projects of citizenship building
    E-mail: mudedom@codetel.net.do, mude@centennialrd.net
     




    ECUADOR
     
  • Agencia Latinoamericana de Informacion (ALAI) - Area Mujeres

  • Casilla 17-12-877, Quito-Equador.
    Tel: 593 2 505074, Fax: 593 2 505073
    E-mail: mujeres@alai.ecx.ecor alaidir@ecuanex.net.ec
    Website: http://www.ecuanex.apc.org/alai/womespa.html or http://alainet.org
     
  • AMARC, Red de Mujeres, Tachi Arriola

  • E-mail: tachi@amarc.ecx.ec
     
  • Autonomous Group of Women:

  • Campaigning Group
    Calle Chile y Guayaquil, Edif, Guerrero Mosa, 2o piso. Of 207, Quito.
     
  • Centro de Estudios e Inestigaci'on Sobre el Maltrato de la Mujer

  • E-mail: admin@ceimme.ecx.ec
     
  • Comunidec: Exploring Ecuador

  • PO Box 06 01 351, Riobamba.
    Fax: 593 2 546 6362.
    Website: http://www.exploringecuador.com
     
  • Coordinacion Programa Mujeres de APC

  • E-mail: sally@alai.ecx.apc.org
     
  • Edificio OLADE: Organizacion Latino Americana de Energia

  • Project on Women in Energy & Environment
    Av. Occidental, Sector San Carlos, Casilla 17-11-6413, Quito
  • Front for Promoting and Integrating Women in Development:

  • Advice and Training Centre
    M. Casares 1164, Quito.
    Tel: 235 411.
     
  • Fundacio Casa de Refugio 'Matilde'

  • Shelter/ research/ education centre for domestic violence, Quito
    Casilla 17-15-131C, Quito.
    Tel/Fax: 011 593 2 625 316
    E-mail: refugio@uio.satnet.net
     
  • National Office for Women:

  • Information Centre
    c/o Ministry of Social Welfare,
    850 Robles y de Octubre, Quito.
    Tel: 545 434.
     
  • National Women's Union of Ecuador:

  • Umbrella Organisation
    Avda. Versalles 1103 y Carrion, Quito.
    Tel: 237 796.
     
  • Permanent Committee for Women's Rights:

  • Campaigns for Women's Equality
    Pasaje Rossea 133, Esmeraldas 854, Quito.
    Tel: 212813.

     

  • SENDAS. Servicio para un Desarrollo Alternativo del Sur:

  • Centre for Information.
    Cassilla 0105-1926.
    Tel: 07 882 456. Fax: 07 838 873.
    E-mail: cendoc@sendas.ecx.ec
     
  • Women's Action Centre:

  • Network and Co-ordinates Women's Groups
    Bogota 400 y Tegucigalpa, Casilla 10201, Guayaquil.
    Tel: 271954.
     
  • Women's Liberation League:

  • Campaigns on Women's Issues.
    Calle Ilaquita, Urb, Cristobal Enriquez, Mena 2, Quito.



    EL SALVADOR
     
  • Instituto de Investigacion Capacitacion y des Arrollo de la Mujer:

  • Documentation Centre
    Apartado Postal 1703, San Salvador.



    GUATEMALA
     
  • Centre for Legal Action in Human Rights:

  • Strengthens Organising Efforts of Women, Children and the Physically Challenged
    9A Avenida 2-59, Zona 1, Guatemala City
    Tel: (50-2)323 821, Fax: (50-2) 518 163
    E-mail: caldh@guate.net
     
  • Centro de Mujeres Comunicadoras Mayas:

  • Centre of Mayan Women Communicators: Offers Internet Access and Education to Rural Mayan Communities
    Panajachel, Solola
    Tel: 502 762 2978
    Website: http://rds.org.gt/cmcm
     
  • Coordinador Unidad de Informatica

  • PNUD-Guatemala.
    Tel: 502 337 06 11-16 Fax: 502 337 03 04
    E-mail: pnud@ns.concyt.gob.gt
     
  • Coordinadora Nacional Red de Desarrollo Sostenible RDS

  • Tel. (502) 3697481 / 3640336 al 40 ext. 358
    E-mail: ldfuente@rds.org.gt
     
  • The Guatemalan Foundation:

  • Works to Advance the Conditions of Women
    7 Calle A 20-53, Zona 11, Colonia Mirador, Apartado Postal 1847, Guatemala City
    Tel/Fax: (50-2) 474 3645
    E-mail: fungua@quetzal.net
     
  • National Women's Office:

  • Social and Economic Participation
    Sexta Avda 5-66, Nivel Tercero, Officina 307, Zona 1, Guatemala City.
     
  • STITCH:

  • Supports Guatemalan Working Women
    Tel: 773 924 5057
    E-mail: hf52@aol.com
     
  • Sustainable Development Networking Programme

  • Tel: 592 227 5723 Fax: 226 2942
    Website: www.sdnp.org.gy




    GUYANA
     
  • SDNP- Guyana:

  • Sustainable Development Network Programme, Building Information Resources on Gender Issues
    Tel: (592) 22 75723/ 22 64040. Fax: 22 62942
    E-mail: co-ordinator@sdnp.org.gy
    Website: www.sdnp.org.gy
     
  • Mothers in Black

  • Mothers/ aunts & relatives of children killed in road accidents
    E-mail: dadd@solutions2000.net

     

  • Women's Studies Unit:

  • Documentation and Resource Centre
    Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Guyana,
    PO Box 10 11 10, Georgetown.
    Tel: 63691.



    HAITI
     
  • National Coalition for Haitian Rights

  •  #9, Rue Riviere
    Port-au-Prince, Delmas 71, Haiti
    Fax: 00509 244 4146
    E-mail: nchr@haiti.maf.net
     
  • National Council of Women of Haiti:

  • Umbrella organisation
    BP 1082, Port-Au-Prince.
     
  • Platform of Haitian Human Rights Organizations

  •  Plateforme Haitienne des Droits Humains
    Impasse Senghor, Martin Luther King, derniere maison
    Nazon, Port-au-Prince, Haiti
    Fax: 00 509 245 6398
     
  • Solidarity of Peasants of Organges (Haiti)

  • 23, Prinsesstraat,
    2000 Antwerpen, Belgium.
     




    HONDURAS
     
  • La Casa Refugio:

  • Acciones para el Desarrola Poblacional. Refuge / Shelter for women facing domestic violence.
    Apartado 2686, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    Tel / fax: 504 37-3353.
    E-mail: ams@adp.sdnhon.org.hn



    JAMAICA

    Centre for Gender and Development Studies
    Mona Unit CGDS, University of the West Indies, Kingston 7
    Tel: (1-876) 977 7365, Fax: (1-876) 978 0034,
    E-mail: pmohamd@uwimona.edu.jm, jnburnett@cwjamaica.com
     

  • COAST-to-COAST:

  • Multi-ethnic artists' network.
    P.O. Box 961, Jamaica, NY 1431-0961
     
  • Women's Media Watch:

  • Working Against Gender Violence
    PO Box 344, Stony Hill, Kingston 9, Jamaica W.I.



    MEXICO
     
  • Alternativas Pacificas:

  • (Peaceful Alternative) A shelter for battered women.
    Monterrey, Nuevo Leon.
    E-mail: lealalicia@hotmail.com
     
  • Artcamp: Artesanas Campesinas

  • Rural Village Craftspeople
    E-mail: artcamp.com.mx
     
  • Catolicas por el Derecho a Decidir / Mexico

  • E-mail: cddmx@laneta.apc.org
     
  • Capacitacion y communicaciones para el Desarrollo institucional:

  • Umbrella organisation.
    Calle 43 No 27A-57. Bogota.
    Tel: 26 90916-2442673. Fax: 26 90916.
    E-mail: lucha@colnodo.apc.org
     
  • Centro de Estudios de la Mujer y la Familia - CEMYF, A.C.:

  • Education and Research on family and gender issues.
    Belisario Dominguez 800, Altos Colonia Reforma Oaxaca 68050.
    Tel: 91 951 31189. Fax: 91951 30434.
    E-mail: cemyf@laneta.apc.org
     
  • Centro de Investigacion y Capicitacion de la Mujer:

  • Feminist organisation.
    Lopez 44, desp. 301, cp.06050. Mexico.
    Tel: 5186429.
     
  • Colectivo de Hombres por Relaciones Iqualitarias A.C.:

  • Campaigns for social equality.
    Matias Romero 1353-2, Col.Vertiz Narvarte, Del. Benito Juarez. Mexico.
    Tel: 5 604 11 78 Fax 5 604 11 78.
    E-mail: coriac@laneta.apc.org
     
  • Col.leciu de Solidaritat amb la Rebel.lio Zapatista (ZANL)

  • C/ de la Cera, 1 bis, 08001 Barcelona, Spain.
    Tel: 34-3-4422101 Fax: 34-3-3290858
    E-mail: elloka@pangea.org
    Website: http://www.pangea.org/encuentro
     
  • Comision Independiente de Derechos Humanos de Morelos, A.C.:

  • Human Rights Organisation.
    Apartado Postal 1679, CP 62000, Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico.
    Tel: 185568 Fax: 185568.
    E-mail: cidhmor@laneta.apc.org
     
  • Comunicacion, Intercambio y Desarrollo Humano en America Latina

  • E-mail: cidhal-cuar@laneta.apc.org
     
  • Coordinacion Nacional  De Ong De Mujeres Por Un Milenio Feminista

  • Avenida del Parque #18, Colonia Campestre San Angel, Mexico D.F., C.P. 01040
    Tel / Fax: 52 5 661 0661
    E-mail: milenio@laneta.apc.org
     
  • El Closet de Sor Juana:

  • Campaigns for lesbians.
    Apartado postal 25-392 Mexico C.P. 03421.
    Tel: (525) 549-1191.
    E-mail: closetsj@laneta.apc.org
     
  • GIRE:

  • Provides Information about Reproductive and Sexual Rights
    Apartodo Postal 21-547, 04021 Mexico DF
    Tel/Fax: (52-5) 658 6634/6684
    E-mail: gire@laneta.apc.org
     
  • Grupo de Educacion Popular con Mujeres A.C.:

  • Umbrella organisation.
    Carrada de Tochtli No.10, Col Santo Domingo, Coyoacan, Mexico C.P. 04369.
    Tel: (5) 6 19 09 35 Fax: (5) 6 19 56 75
    E-mail: gemedugenero@laneta.apc.org or malu@laneta.apc.org
     
  • Instituto Mexicano de Psiquiatria:

  • Research on domestic violence & health issues
    Division de Investigaciones Epidemiologicas y Sociales, Luciana Ramos Lira
    Calzada Mexico-Xochimilco 101, San Lorenzo Huipulco, Tlalpan 14370, Mexico D.F.
    Tel. (52) (5) 6552811 ext. 201. Fax: 5133446
     
  • Mujer a Mujer

  • E-mail: mam@laneta.apc.org
     
  • Mujeres en Lucha por la Democracia:

  • Campaign for Socio-political Participation of women.
    E-mail: mldmx007@laneta.apc.org
     
  • Mujer Trabajadoras Unidas, A.C.:

  • Promotion of equality in politics.
    Holbein No. 191-59 Col. Noche, Buena, Mexico, D.F. Z.P. 03710.
    Tel: 5 598 33 10.
    E-mail: rosamaria@laneta.apc.org
     
  • MUDEMMUJER:

  • Promotes electronic communications for women's groups.
    Londre 70, Col Del Carmen, Coyoacan C.P.04100.
    Tel: 554 47 69. Fax: 554 47 69.
    E-mail: modemmujer@laneta.apc.org
     
  • National Women's Council:

  • Umbrella Organisation
    c/o M. Lavalle Urbina, Cuvier 45, Mexico City 5.
     
  • Programa Nacional de la Mujer:

  • Umbrella Organisation
    Ixcateopan 337, Col. Santa Cruz Atoyac, Del. Benito Juarez,  03310 Mexico D.F.
    Tel: (5) 6 04 68 83
     
  • Servicio Informativo de Cimac:

  • Comunicacio'n e Informacio'n de la Mujer, A.C.
    Balderas 86, Centro, 06050 Mexico C.P.
    Tel. 510 00 85 / 5102033 / 5125796
    E-mail: cimac@laneta.apc.org
    Website: www.cimac.org
     
  • Siembra:

  • Focus on gender, development, micro-finance, and leardership.
    Ignacio Esteva 28-2, Col. San Miguel Chapultepec, D.F. 11850.
    Tel: (525) 271 4476, Fax: (522) 614 0799.
    E-mail: siembra@tutopia.com
     
  • Telemanita A.C:

  • An NGO providing training, production and distribution of electronic media for women's movements
    AP 199, Tepztlan, Morelos.
    Tel/Fax: 52 7 395 1656
    E-mail: mnegroni@laneta.apc.org



    NICARAGUA
     
  • Association of Nicaraguan Women Luisa:

  • Campaign for Socio-political Participation
    Apartado A238, Managua.
     
  • Men Against Violence

  • A film about the group from:
    345 Renfrew St, Glasgow G3 6UW Scotland.
    Tel/Fax: 44 141 332 2042
    E-mail: lucinda@cqm.co.uk
     
  • Rogeria Carneiro de Miranda:

  • Knowledge and bio energy
    PROLENA (Nicaragua) Apartado Postal C-321.
    Telefax: (505) 276 0555.
     
  • Red Centroamerica "Mujeres y Politica":

  • Cenzontle, Apartado 5334, Managua, Nicaragua.
    Tel: (50-52) 65 29 83 Fax: (50-52) 65 14 25
    E-mail: cenzontl@ibw.com.ni
     
  • Si Mujer:

  • Women' s Health NGO that Networks With Agencies to Develop Projects
    Ap. Postal 2109, Correo Central, Managua
    Tel: (505-2) 223 237, Fax: (505-2) 680 038
    E-mail: simujer@ns.tmx.com.ni



    PARAGUAY
     
  • Group for the study of Women in Paraguay:

  • Promotes research and discussion on women
    Eligio Ayala 973 C.C. 2157, Asuncion.
    Tel: 443734.



    PERU
     
  • Centro Flora Tristan:

  • Women and gender issues
    Parque Hernan Velarde 42, Santa Beatriz, Lima 1, Peru.
    Tel: (51-14) 33 06 93 Fax: (51-14) 33 95 00
    E-mail: postmast@flora.org.pe
     
  • Latin American and Caribbean Committee for the Defense of Women's Rights (CLADEM):

  • PO Box 11-0470, Calle Estados Unidos # 1295, Of. 702 Jesus Maria, Lima, Peru.
    Tel. (int+51 1) 4639237. Fax: 4635898
    E-mail: cladem@chavin.rcp.net.pe
    Website: www.derechos.org/cladem
     
  • Instituto Laboral  para Desarrollo Regional:

  • Labour institute.
    Av. Araquipa 619, Alto Selva Alegre, Arequipa, Peru.
    Tel / Fax: 51 54 217005.
    E-mail:ireca@unsa.edu.pe
     
  • Movimiento El Pozo:

  • Works to Empower Women Involved in Prostitution.
    Rep. de Portugal 492, Lima 5
    E-mail: creapozo@correo.dnet.com.pe
     
  • National Women's Council of Peru

  • Umbrella Organisation
    Francia 706, Miralores, Lima 6.
     
  • TAFOS: Grassroots Organisation

  • Chacaltana 321, Miraflores, Lima 8
    Tel/Fax: 51 14 45 0131
    E-mail: mara@amauta.rcp.net.pe



    PUERTO RICO
     
  • Association Unidad Mundial de la Mujer

  • San Juan. E-mail: saskiafrau@puerto-rico.net
     
  • Comision Para Los Asuntos de la Mujer

  • Box 11382, Fernandez Juancus Station, Santurce, Puerto Rico, 00910
    Tel: 787 722 2907
     
  • Co-ordinating Body of Feminist Organisations:

  • Co-ordinates feminist groups
    Apartado 21936, Estacion UPR, Rio Piedras 00931.
     
  • Organisation for the Development of Women's Rights

  • Facultad de Direcho, Universidad Catholica de Puerto Rico,
    Estacion 6, Ponce 00732.



    SURINAM
     
  • Stichting Projekta:

  • Women and gender issues.
    P.O. Box 788, Tweede Rijweg 4, Paramaribo, Surinam.
    Tel / Fax: 597 433802.
    E-mail: projekta@sr.net
     
  • National Gender Bureau:

  • Government institute in charge of gender policy.
    Paramaribo.
    Tel: 597 420323, Fax: 597 479401
    Email: cesa@sr.net



    TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
     
  • Caribbean Association for Feminist Research and Action (CAFRA)

  • Feminist Communication Network
    # 3 Sellier Street, St. Augustine, Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies.
    Tel: (868) 622-2851, Fax: (868) 645-7657
     
  • Caribbean Women's Association

  • Represents 13 Caribbean women's organisations.
    PO Box 49, Basseterre, St Kitts.
     
  • Ministry of Gender and Cultural Affairs

  • E-mail: gender@opus.co.tt
     
  • Network of NGOs of Trinidad and Tobago for the Advancement of Women

  • and Commonwealth Women's Network (CWN)
    PO Box 410, Port of Spain.
    Tel/fax 868-628-9655
    E-mail: network@wow.net
     
  • United Nations Development Centre (UNDP)

  • Mail Address: PO Box 812, Port of Spain, West Indies.
    Office Address: 19 Keate Street, Port of Spain.
    Tel: 1(868) 623.7056/57/59 (Voice 24 Hours: 228), Fax: 1(868) 623.1658
    E-mail: isabella.waterschoot@undp.org.tt; isa_vespa@yahoo.com
    Website: http://www.undp.org.tt



    URUGUAY
     
  • Cotidiano Mujer

  • Eduardo Acevedo 1320, apto. 102 Uruguay.
    Tel: 05982 49 10 58
    E-mail: cotidia@chasque.apc.org
     
  • Grecmu

  • E-mail: grecmu@chaseque.apc.org
     
  • Catolicas por el Derecho a Decidir

  • E-mail: cdd@chaque.apc.org
     
  • Group for the study of Women in Uruguay

  • Juan Pamillier 1174, Montevideo.
     
  • La Republica De Las Mujeres:

  • Umbrella Organisation.
    Garibaldi 2579, Montevideo, Uruguay.
    Tel: 47 3565 Fax: 47 2419.
    E-mail: ivllar@chasque.apc.org
     
  • Plemuu

  • E-mail: plemuu@chasque.apc.org
     
  • Mujer Ahora

  • E-mail: mujahora@chasque.apc.org
     
  • Mujer Prohibidas

  • El Primer Sitio de Lesbianas Uruguayas
    E-mail: mprohib@hartas.com
    Website: http://www.hartas.com/mprohib/index.html
     
  • REPEM. Red de Educacion Popular entre Mujeres:

  • Campaign for Socio-political Participation of women.
    Colonia 2069, 11200, Montevideo.
    Tel: 5982 430599. Fax: 5982 430599 - 492343.
    E-mail: repem@chasque.apc.org
     
  • Social  Watch / Third World Institute:

  • Umbrella Organisation.
    Casilla Correo 1539, Montevideo 11000, Uruguay.
    Tel: 598 2 409 6192 Fax: 598 2 401 9222


    VENEZUELA
     
  • The Bad Life:

  • Campaigns for change.
    Res. La Colina, Apt. 13, Avda. La Colina,
    Las Acacias, Caracas 104.
     
  • Cong de Muyeres

  • Women's Umbrella Organisation
    Apartado Postal 47468, Chaguaramos, Caracas 1041-A, Venezuela
     
  • Maracaibo Feminist League (LIFEM):

  • Feminist Campaign group.
    Apartado 30, Maracaibo.
    Tel: 061 75833.


    VIRGIN ISLANDS
     
  • Women's Coalition of St. Croix

  • Box 2734, Christiansted, St. Croix, Virgin Islands 00822
    Tel: 340 773 9272
     
  • Women's Resource Centre

  • 8 Kongens Gade, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands 00802.
    Tel: 340 776 3966