2015 : MALAYSIA CHAIRMANSHIP

Malaysia, a country like no other that attracts tourists from all over the world with its historical, cultural and religious diversity. With its unique mixes of race and religion where Malay, Chinese, Indian and many other ethnic groups live in peace and harmony.

Dato' Sri
Mohd Najib Tun Abdul Razak
PRIME MINISTER
“The world is changing quickly and we must be ready to change with it or risk being left behind.”
Dato' Sri
Shahrizat Abdul Jalil
CHAIRMAN, WANITA BARISAN NASIONAL
"Naturally, women in politics will make that crucial clarion call to pave the way for other women in the country to be meaningful partners in our quest for gender equality"
OUR STORY

Across ASEAN countries, women are climbing
the ranks

ASEAN countries are the home to some of the most powerful women in the world.

We adopt proven concrete actions to develop networking, including the use of technologies and social networks to help women in Southeast-Asia to take full advantage of a more unified ASEAN economy.

“Some leaders are born women.”

–Geraldine Ferraro

ASEAN MEMBER STATES
MALAYSIA
LAO PDR
BRUNEI
CAMBODIA
INDONESIA
MYANMAR
PHILIPPINES
SINGAPORE
THAILAND
VIETNAM
WOMEN OF ASEAN
Leading Women of Barisan Nasional
 
Leading Women of ASEAN
 
Wanita UMNO Leadership 2013-2016
ASEAN CONFERENCE ON WOMEN IN POLITICS

ASEAN Conference on Women in Politics

In conjunction with Malaysia’s Chairmanship of ASEAN 2015, Wanita Barisan Nasional, the Women’s Wing of Barisan Nasional, will host an ASEAN Conference on Women in Politics (WIPKL 2015) on 17th October 2015 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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8th ASEAN Leaderspeak Series: The ASEAN Woman Leader

The 2013 Gender Development Index revealed a stunning fact: the Philippines scoring the highest in the ASEAN region. Furthermore, several ASEAN women leaders starred in the recently released Forbes’ Asia Power Businesswomen 2015, with three Filipina entrepreneurs

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Wanita BN pledges full support for Najib's leadership

Wanita Barisan Nasional (BN) today pledged its full support for the leadership of Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, who is also BN chairman.

"As a party machinery which has always been close to the people, we know that the majority of the people at the grass roots are still supporting Najib.

"Hence, we are bringing the voice of the people and will continue to...

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Indonesia pushes for more women in power

More than 80,000 women will be running for office in this year's presidential election in Indonesia, encouraged to be part of the country's plan to have more women in power. Organisers have been stunned by the turnout to these workshops, with some women travelling for hours just to attend.

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