Women on Waves has received numerous awards for its work to help women everywhere.


  1. 2012 Allan Rosenfield Award for Lifetime Contributions to International Family Planning by the Society of Family Planning
  2. Women Deliver 100: the most inspiring people delivering for girls and women.” 2011
  3. Global Women’s Rights Awards, Feminist Majority Foundation 2007, Los Angeles, USA
  4. 1000 Peace-women for the Nobel Price, 2005
  5. Rosie Jimenez Award from the Women's Medical Fund, May 26, 2005
  6. “Margeret Sanger Woman of Valor Award” Planned Parenthood New York City, April 2004
  7. “Clara Wichmann penning” Liga van de rechten van de Mens (Dutch Human Rights Organisation December 2002, Netherlands
  8. “Women making History award”, Planned Parenthood New York, April 2002
  9. “Women of the Year 2001”, MS magazine in New York US

Our Team

Read about all of the people who are and have worked for Women on Waves!

10 years of Women on Waves (2009)!

On September 4th, Women on Waves celebrated the 10 years with a preview of the…