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Women’s Resource & Development Agency

Contact Information

Address
6 Mount Charles, Belfast,
Postcode
BT7 1NZ View Location on Map >
Email Address
info@wrda.net
Web Address
https://wrda.netOpens in a new window

Please contact our office for more information using the telephone number given in this profile.

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Facilities Information

Main Services Provided

OUR VISION

WRDA’s vision is of a fair and equal society where women are empowered and are a visible force for change and influence in all areas of life.

OUR MISSION

WRDA works regionally to advance women’s equality and participation in society.

ETHOS AND VALUES

Our belief that all women have the right to dignity, equality and respect is at the heart of the WRDA’s work.
We work from a feminist perspective, informed by women’s experience, recognising that inequality is based on and sustained by structures and systems that limit personal choice and freedom.
We believe that women’s rights are central and implicit in the pursuit of human rights for all.
We believe that mainstreaming alongside positive action is a core element in advancing women’s equality.
We promote and practice participation, inclusion and collaboration, which builds solidarity as a means to effect social change in all the work we undertake.
WRDA represents the interests of the sector in an informed and authoritative manner and offers leadership and support.
The WRDA recognises and values the multiple roles of women in society and promotes respect for diversity.
We recognise that women face particular challenges as a part of a society emerging from a conflict situation and provide support to women from all communities.
We subscribe to the principles and endorse the implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), UN Security Council Resolution 1325 ‘Women, Peace and Security’ and other international commitments promoting women’s rights.

Organisation Type
  • Community
Main Age Groups
  • All Ages
Method of Access (Referral)
  • Self
Family Support Services Categories
Main Category of Services
  • Partnership Organisation

Areas covered

  • All of N Ireland
  • Antrim
  • Ards
  • Armagh
  • Ballymena
  • Ballymoney
  • Banbridge
  • Belfast
  • Carrickfergus
  • Castlereagh
  • Coleraine
  • Cookstown
  • Craigavon
  • Derry
  • Down
  • Dungannon
  • Fermanagh
  • Larne
  • Limavady
  • Lisburn
  • Magherafelt
  • Moyle
  • Newry&Mourne
  • Newtownabbey
  • North Down
  • Omagh
  • Strabane

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Women’s Resource & Development Agency

  • Women’s Resource & Development Agency