The International Association of Women Judges (IAWJ) is a non-profit, non-governmental organization whose members represent all levels of the judiciary worldwide and share a commitment to equal justice for women and the rule of law. Created in 1991, the IAWJ has grown to a membership of over 4700 in 75 countries.

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IAWJ is proud to congratulate long time member, Justice Solomy Balungi Bossa on her On 06 December 2017, long time IAWJ member, Justice Solomy Balungi Bossa, was elected as a judge to the International Criminal Court (ICC). Justice Bossa will serve a nine-year term on the international court. While sitting as a judge on Uganda's High Court, Justice Bossa participated in IAWJ's two-w Read More

From Lisa Davis IAWJ Executive Director

This week was an exciting one as the Assembly of State Parties of the ICC elected six new judges- five them, highly qualified women nominees. IAWJ is proud that our own Justice Solomy Bossa was elected. In 2018, she assumes the position as other great IAWJ members, Justices Joyce Aluoch and Sanji Monageng, end their nine-year terms as ICC judges. IAWJ members care Read More