‘The media is the prism through which the world sees itself. For it to be fair and accurate we need all kinds of people from a host of diverse backgrounds telling all sorts of stories.  That makes great journalism.’

Alison Phillips • WIJ Chair

Our Purpose

We are supporting women journalists in the UK to reach their full potential and be empowered in managing their careers.

We are campaigning for representative gender balance and diversity at every level of our industry to help better represent all women in society.

We are promoting great journalism by women, showcasing their work and creating speaking opportunities.