We stand together

In a world where unity is strength, Women Empowering Defence stands as a beacon of solidarity and empowerment. We are a collective force, uniting individuals across the Defence and Security Sector, with a shared mission to champion gender equality and celebrate the diverse achievements of women. 

Our organisation is built on the foundation of mutual respect, inclusivity, and a steadfast commitment to breaking down barriers. We are here to challenge biases, to shine a light on the accomplishments of women in our sector, and to inspire meaningful change. Together, we are not just shaping the present, but we are also crafting a more inclusive and equitable future.

We believe in the power of celebration, the strength of diversity, and the potential of every individual. Join us as we stand together, breaking barriers, inspiring change, and shaping a future where everyone can thrive.

Breaking Stereotypes

Challenging biases and celebrating diverse women’s achievements in defence and security.

Celebrating Success

Providing a platform for individuals to celebrate their achievements and boost morale.

Inspiring Change

Sparking discussions and fostering aspirations for a more inclusive future workforce.

Promoting Diversity

Actively showcasing women’s achievements to foster inclusivity and equal opportunities.

Join our community

Discover the wealth of opportunities and resources available within our platform.
Whether you’re a member or just exploring, join us in empowering defence.


Exclusive content, benefits, and a vibrant community.


Collaborations with partners supporting our community.


Useful content, networks, and links at your fingertips.


A dedicated program for mentorship and growth.

The Bold

Celebrating the bold and the brave in our sector.

#WED24 - Unleashing the Power of Leadership; Breaking Barriers and Empowering Change

Join us for a transformative day at #WED24, our annual flagship conference.

Highlights include:

    • Opportunity to learn from keynote speakers
    • Gaining insights and perspectives from diverse viewpoints and experiences
    • Develop valuable networking connections
    • Discover new perspectives and ideas
    • Enhance your skills and knowledge for career progression
    • CPD credits to enhance your professional credentials

We are supported

We’re proud to be backed by our corporate partners, whose generous support and shared vision for gender equality and diversity in the Defence and Security Sector make our work possible. 

Find out more about us and our community

Sign up to join now and get the updates as we release and grow our community, content, membership area, mentorship and more.

Member Benefits

Exclusive Content

Gain full access to exclusive content, including articles, resources, and more.

Partner Services

Benefit from services provided by our corporate partners.

Offers & Discounts

Enjoy exclusive offers and discounts from our partners.


Connect, message, and join group chats on our private social platform.

Event Invitations

Receive invites to both online and in-person events.

Get Involved

Participate in all aspects of the community and contribute to empowering women.

Get the Updates

Stay updated with our newsletters and podcasts, filled with inspiring stories, industry news, and more.

Mentorship Programs

Participate in mentorship programs to learn from experienced professionals in the Defence and Security Sector.

Leadership Training

Access leadership training opportunities to further your professional development and enhance your career.

Career Guidance

Career advice and guidance tailored to helping you navigate your professional journey.

Community Support

Supportive community where you can share experiences, challenges, and successes with like-minded individuals.


Have the opportunity to influence the direction of Women Empowering Defence.