FEW: For Empowering Women in Japan

FEW Events

On Their Shoulders

Celebrating the people, progress and efforts made and a reminder there is still a long way to go.


  • 1904

    International Women’s suffrage alliance formed, Equal civil rights for women

  • 1971

    Publication of Our Bodies, Ourselves - Book about women’s health, sexuality, etc.

  • 2010

    UN Women, created by the UN General Assembly, focused exclusively on gender equality and women’s empowerment


  • 1945

    Women’s Suffrage enacted on a national level

  • 1972

    First Women’s Liberation Convention

  • 1987

    Agnes Chen, singer, shows up with her child to the work place

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FEW Team

FEW board members are elected and supported by FEW membership, and comprise women from diverse nationalities and professional backgrounds. All directors serve on a volunteer basis, and each have separate full-time or part-time jobs. Feel free to contact any board member via email or to say hello in person at one of our meetings or events!


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Around Town

FEW Members are invited to take advantage of FEW's membership with the BCCJ and attend their events for BCCJ member rates.