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The aims of the JWU as Stated by the amended
- Organizing and unifying
the Jordanian women's efforts to protect their rights and
- Facing all kinds of
discrimination against women.
- Emphasizing the role of
the Jordanian women in the society and empowering them in order to practice
these rights as citizens on bases of equality, justice, equal opportunities
- Raising women's awareness
about their role and stressing their participation in different
- Enhancing women's
integration in the local society
- Eliminating all legislative, economic, social and cultural
hindrances against women participation according to human rights conventions
that the Jordanian government has approved and signed: in particular the
convention on eliminating all kinds of discrimination against women, in
accordance with the Jordanian national chart.
- Activating the role of women to enhance Jordan's
independence, the democratic process and the national culture.
- Helping women to benefit
from the family planning program and providing necessary child and mother
- Enhancing women's participation in public life and
strengthening human rights principles in general, and women and children's
rights in particular.
- Training women in different disciplines to improve the
economic status of their families and to achieve economicindependence and stability for their children.
- Eliminating legal,
cultural and political illiteracy among women.
- Supporting the Palestinian
women and their national rights.
- Supporting Arab women and
cooperating with them to achieve common aims.
- Assisting women all over
their just cases