European Federation of Mentoring for Girls and Women ( Womentor) was established 2008 in Austria. It has 15 members from 11 different countries- „Projectoffice for innovative social policy“(Austria), “NGO Öökull” (Estonia), „German Association of Women Engineers“(Germany), “Greek women´s engineering association” (Greece), „International Zonta Jelgava Club (Latvia), „Regional Centre of Resources for Non-Governmental Organisations – CENTRAS Constantza” (Romania), „Inova“ (United Kingdom), People to People International – Chapter Plovdiv(Bulgaria), Club Young Scientists ( Bulgaria), Association Filia (Czech Republic), Mädchenzentrum Café Dauerwelle ( Germany), Euro-net (Italy), ÖJV - The Austrian National Youth Council (Austria ), LLMZA (Latvian Academy of Agricultural and Forestry Sciences) and Balkaya Youth And Sports Club Associate( Turkey). 

The Board of the Federation consists of 5 members:

Gerlinde Hacker, President – „Projectoffice for innovative social policy“ (Austria)

Astrid Mats –„MTÜ Öökull – Youth and Children Center“ (Estonia)

Cristina Alina Vlasa – Regional Centre of Resources for Non-Governmental Organisations – CENTRAS Constantza (Romania)

Betty Rouni “Greek women´s engineering association” (Greece)

Baiba Rivza „International Zonta Jelgava Club” (Latvia)

All members of the Board work on voluntary basis and are experienced in their own organizations.


The mission of Womentor is gender equality through mentoring. Our vision for the future states that Womentor will have enough resources to support our member-organizations by having a permanent and independent office and staff working for the Federation. Womentor has increased its number of members and has members also from outside of EU. Womentor has gained a professional level and has quality criteria on work, Womentor award and certificate for mentors and trainers of mentors is well recognized and respected.

Our values consist of these keywords: active participation, cooperation, share of know-how, gender sensitivity, no discrimination, value diversity, confidentiality, mutual respect, mutually beneficial, focus on strengths.


European Federation of Mentoring for Girls and Women

Roseggerkai 5/17
8010 Graz

fon + fax: +43 316 890483
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