- U.S. Department of State and espnW Global Sports Mentoring Program: The program, which is part of the State Department’s larger Empowering Women and Girls Through Sports initiative, was created to get more women and girls involved in sports globally to “experience the benefits of participation: improved health, greater self-esteem, and greater academic success.”
- Women’s Sport International: Formed to meet the challenge of ensuring that sport and physical activity receive the attention and priority they deserve in the lives of girls and women and to meet the need for an international umbrella organization that can bring about positive change for girls and women in these important areas of their lives.
- International Association of Physical Education and Sport for Girls and Women: An organization with a primary aim to support and bring together like-minded professionals from around the world who are working in the fields of physical education, dance and sport.
- Women Win: Connecting the global sport, development and women’s movements.
- The Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity: An organization that educates, promotes and collaborates to support a sport and physical activity system in which girls and women are actively engaged.
- United Nations’ Commission on the Status of Women: The principal global intergovernmental body exclusively dedicated to the promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of women.
- International Working Group on Women and Sport: The IWG is a critical link between representatives of international, regional and national organizations interested in women and sport issues. The IWG World Conferences on Women and Sport are milestone events, which every four years focus global attention on specific goals and action steps aimed at offering men and women equal opportunities in the sport arena.