The IAWP "provides critical opportunities for training, mentoring, collaboration and networking" for women in more than 70 countries. They sponsor an annual training conference and annual awards program.
"The Division of Feminist Criminology facilitates and promotes research and theory development, pedagogical strategies, and curricular enhancement that strengthen the links between gender, crime, and justice." The website includes awards, links to resources, and a newsletter.
The goal of the Minorities and Women Section is to develop "socially relevant policy recommendations, research, theory, and teaching practices on issues relevant to minorities and women in criminal justice."