Who we are

BPW-A is a dynamic business association of dedicated female professionals established in 1976 by a number of professional and pioneering women in Jordan. it is a member of the International Federation of Business and Professional Women (BPW International)“  Our focus is to identify and communicate the productive, independent role of Women in our Arab and Islamic society.

We work to promote Women's participation in the Jordanian National Economy by:

  • Harnessing the underutilized economic and social capabilities of Jordanian women by utilizing the experience of our accomplished members, our resources and our networks.
  • Providing effective services in response to the needs of our members, female professionals and business owners.
  • Working on developing the right formula to encourage a balance between the professional and personal lives of working women.


  • Our Vision

    We aspire to be an integral contributor to the prosperity and the wellbeing of the Jordanian Society, Business and Professional Communities.


    Our Mission

    Our mission is to open pathways and provide platforms for Jordan's women to contribute to our national economy and society overall.


    Our Philosophy

    We believe that Collective energies create unlimited potential and that Gender partnership increases overall productivity and thus the competitiveness of our national economy. We consider our Heritage as a positive driver of these dynamics.


    Our Values

    It stands to all that we hold the following values as non-changing tenets; they are shared by anyone joining our efforts:

    • We apply innovative thinking and creativity to everything we do. The generation of new ideas and practices vital for the success of our mission.
    • We are driven by our Passion. We have at heart to protect and promote the interests of all women in business.
    •  Commitment is our strength. We are committed to our community and to our members and we strive to support each other at all times, to enhance our networks, to help each other to stand out and to facilitate access to professional pathways.