Transforming the lives of women across Northern Ireland

Established in 1996, TWN has provided resources within the community to empower women across the public and voluntary sectors, the trade unions, education and training in taking a more active and informed role within a changing Northern Ireland requiring new capacity, knowledge, skills and experience.


To act as Northern Ireland's leading network for the promotion of women's development through policy, training, networking and education.


To support develop and empower women of all ages, religion, sexuality and ethnic minority background to realise their full potential.


Quality, Sustainable Activity, Value for Money, Fairness and Equality of Opportunity, Partnerships, Member Focussed, Innovation, Transparency, Openness and Accessibility

Our Aims

TWN has received various awards and recognition throughout the years. Click to read a full list.

Meet the Team

Click to read our 2020-2021 Annual Report