In this course you will learn about BPW Business & Professional Women, one of the oldest international non-governmental organisations for professional women. 

You will experience the

  • History and Goals 
  • Structure and Organisation
  • BPW and the UN
  • Young BPW
  • Main initiatives like Equal Pay Day
  • Activities at local level
  • Opportunities at International Level
  • Programs for our Members
  • and much more

The course is interactive with small tasks in the chapters and we encourage you to participate actively and share your knowledge and experience with the worldwide participants.



The Team

Sabine Schmelzer       24 kudos

I am the Chair of the BPW Online Academy and with this first course we want to spread the knowledge about our International Organisation. In BPW I had different...

Johanna Marius       6 kudos

Hello everybody, I'm very excited about our BPW Online Academy. I've been a member of BPW Munich since 2004, was on the board of BPW Germany from 2010 to 2014 w...

The Community

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In this course you will find out everything you've ever wanted to know about BPW Business & Professional Women. You  will see videos, photos, graphs and learn about  BPW programs. You will have an opportunity to contribute your story and inspire other members to act and communicate.

Here's an overview of the topics covered:

Ø  Introduction to BPW

Ø  History

Ø  Vision, mission, goals

Ø  Structure of BPW International

Ø  The International Executive Board

Ø  BPW and the UN

Ø  Introduction of our three main initiatives

        - Equal Pay Day

        -  Women's Empowerment Principles

        -  Women Entrepreneurs

Ø  Programs

Ø  Activities on the local and national level

The course is interactive with small tasks in the different chapters  and we encourage you to participate actively and share your knowledge and experience with the others. For every one of the topics, we will ask you a question about yourself and you will have a chance to answer in the comment function.

Come and join us!

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