Why Work at IWHC?

We are a passionate group of professionals based in New York and Washington, DC, that envisions a world where all women and girls are free to make their own choices about their life and health—free of violence, discrimination, and coercion. We have a diverse staff who bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to our issues. From supporting community-based programs in countries like Cameroon and Uruguay to advocating with government officials at the United Nations, our impact is both immediate and long-lasting.

Our Values

The International Women’s Health Coalition (IWHC) will celebrate its 35th anniversary in 2019. Over the decades, IWHC has embraced a set of enduring values that have guided and motivated our engagement on women’s health and rights—implicit in our work. Learn more about IWHC’s values.

Perks & Benefits

We offer employees a highly competitive salary and excellent benefits, such as generous vacation time and a no-contribution option for medical coverage. Other benefits include:

  • Flexible Spending Account for health care and dependent care.
  • Paid time-off (vacation, personal, sick days, and holidays).
  • Medical and dental insurance.
  • Commuter benefits.
  • Gym reimbursement.
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan with employer contributions.
  • Professional development opportunities.


Available Positions

Communications Intern

  • August 15, 2019

The International Women's Health Coalition (IWHC) communications team seeks a paid, part-time intern for its New York office. The internship will focus on administrative, media relations, and editorial content support for the organization, and will report to the Communications Officer.

US Foreign Policy Intern

  • August 9, 2019

The intern will provide administrative and other support to the US Foreign Policy team, and to the rest of the Advocacy and Policy team as needed.

Call for Expressions of Interest: Consultant for Navigating Consent Case Studies

  • July 9, 2019

Timeframe: August 2019 – February 2020 Location: Remote, with some travel The International Women’s Health Coalition (IWHC) is seeking a consultant or team of consultants to support a project to advance IWHC’s emergent body of work on consent. Working with IWHC’s Learning, Monitoring, & Evaluation and Advocacy and Policy teams, the consultant(s) will design…

Call for Expressions of Interest: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Consultant

  • May 16, 2019

Timeframe: Summer 2019-Fall 2020 Location: New York City The International Women’s Health Coalition (IWHC) is seeking a consultant/consultant team to support a program of work to advance IWHC’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) internally. Working with a staff and board task force, the consultant will support IWHC to assess the current state of its…