About us

RURAL WOMEN NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, ROMANIA, is a non profit, non-governmental organization, founded in 1997. It has 15 branches all over Romania. Our members represent a rich range of social levels: from business women to housekeepers or unemployed; from young girls to old women; from illiterate ones to university graduates, living and working in rural areas - from the most developed to isolated ones.

The mission of RWNA is to ensure equal chances with other social categories and to reach a real social protection for its members. The association encourages initiatives and entrepreneurship in valorizing local heritage.

  • to encourage rural women’s initiatives and entrepreneurship
  • to support women professional integration and their economical/social independence
  • to promote local and national traditions

Latest News

FOREST: Check out our newsletter
12 November 2020

The partners of the Forest project (Forestry Operators, Reflecting on Equalising Skills and Training), co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union. We have just started our collective journey to foster the skills and competencies of…


FOREST: The First Best Practice, provided by the Lead Partner
15 October 2020

Rubric sharing good practices - Forest project We are glad to announce our “Rubric Sharing is Caring” launched within the Forest project! The partners of the Forest project, in particular Veneto Agricoltura, Croatian Wood Cluster, Slovenian Center of…


FOREST: 2nd Transnational Meeting
01 October 2020

16th-17th September 2020, questions, answers, and parallels between at Forest Training Center Pichl, Austria The 1st-day agenda dealt with requirements and standards for forestry workers in Austria. The presentations were followed by questions…