FEW: For Empowering Women in Japan

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.


  • 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

Become a FEW Member

Membership allows you to attend FEW meetings and events at discounted rates and gives you access to great strategic sponsorship benefits.

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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!


Did you know that FEW Member's can attend BCCJ events at membership rates? Well you can! Expand your network and knowledge with this opportunity.

Around Town

Other events around town from the BCCJ and other partners.