International Council of Women (ICW)
Is one of the most important women’s organization. The Points of all NGOs and pressurizes U.N. Assemblies to change international policies and laws that will help women in matters relating to their problems. The most recent victory is that Kenya, the first African State, has outlawed the practice of female genital mutilation. It has a category I status with the U.N.
APWA because of Begum Ra’anaLiaquat’s dynamic personality received Category II status with the UN and ECOSOC.
ICW holds conferences in various countries of the world. They have galvanized millions of women to demand free rights. It has become one of the most powerful women organisation.