2023 World of Difference Awards
The 2023 award nominations are now open.
The TIAW World of Difference Award recognizes women, and men, whose efforts have advanced the economic empowerment of women locally, regionally or worldwide. Economic empowerment as defined by TIAW means contributing to the ability of women to earn a living or in some way directly contributing to the economic betterment of other women, as distinct from other worthy contributions that are not within the scope of these awards.
who we are
The International Alliance for Women (TIAW) is a global charitable foundation dedicated to the economic empowerment and advancement of women all over the globe. Our commitment is to the "inclusive economy" - uniting, supporting and promoting women and their chosen networks across all continents, which in turn supports and strengthens the global economic fabric.
TIAW is organized as a 501(c)3 foundation in the USA.
tiaw microcredit donation drive
Women in developing countries need help getting access to capital to help them start or grow businesses. The concept of ‘micro credit’ – small loans distributed to individuals or groups of women – has shown to work as a way to help empower female entrepreneurs who wouldn’t otherwise have access to capital.