As a caring, committed, conscious, collective of global leaders, the following are our 100 commitments for a gender-equal future and a better world for all. These emerge from our cross-cultural sensibility, ethos of participatory leadership, values-driven community, and purposeful design.
These commitments are dynamic and ever-evolving as we grow and spread our wings. Any mode can become the source and space of self-discovery, progress, and connection. All paths and all ways lead us to the same realisation - of our Universal Oneness.
We commit to:
Abundance Mindset: We are not abandoned. We are abundant. Operate from Infinity - to believe that we already have what we need and what we don’t, we will find en route. The more we do, the more we can.
Appreciate & Encourage: Every drop of encouragement builds morale and courage. Remember to thank, support and be kind.
Ask & Give: If we don’t ask, the answer is always No. Give what you can, Ask for what you need. Build bonds and friendships to make it easy to ask and give.
Be Positive, Be Good: Just One positive thought can transform the bad into better. We have the power to choose positive perspectives. Gratitude helps us remember all the good in our lives. Unleashing our innate goodness is a superpower.
Be the Change: I couldn’t change it, so I accepted it. I couldn’t accept it, so I endured it. I couldn’t endure it, so I ignored it. I couldn’t ignore it, so I changed it. Yes, we can change all that we set our hearts and mind to.
Be You: You are unique; so is everyone else. Honor yourself, Honor All.
Boundaries & Bridges: Keep both in sight for healthy bonds in mutual respect and collaboration.
Build as you Benefit: Tap into the existing energy and networks in the community, but also build it all the more. Empower the chain of change. Boost the efforts. Build the network. Broaden the horizons.
Communication: Share your vision, voice and works to encourage, empower, engage, enlighten, and energise.
Community & Common Humanity: Experience of our Common Humanity builds Community with connection, kinship, and collaboration. Foster community spirit and tap into the source of our common humanity to expand it.
Connection & Compassion: When connection grows, compassion flows and change shows.
Consistent & Persistent: The journey to change requires necessary steps from ALL to accelerate the rise of women in all leadership roles - together we build the momentum with small steps and giant leaps. Let’s keep trying till we succeed - because one day we will.
Contribute: When we contribute, we belong, and when we belong, we contribute. The forest is greener with every seed sown, so keep it coming, keep it going.
Convergence, Celebration & Collaboration: Create spaces for coming together to celebrate one another. By celebrating each other we smoothen, broaden and gladden the routes of collaboration.
Dialogue: Discussions build our empathy and understanding of the ‘other’, bringing us into harmonious oneness and global consciousness as one soul family, dissolving the divisions between ‘us’ and ‘them.’
Distributed Leadership: Share duties and multiply outcomes. Given the epic nature of our voluntary project and collective network, honor the resourcefulness of each, align with our respective strengths and pool in all for the greater good.
Ecosystems: Foster networks for knowledge, inspiration, confidence, collaboration and sustainability.
Embrace the Good: We become what we Embrace. Remember all the good to positively propel yourself upward and onward. Let go of the rest.
Empowerment: Sharing our power to help another in every way and enabling the power innate in each to express.
Enterprise & Leadership: Awaken the Can-do spirit in all. We are All leaders.
Enthusiasm: We honor enthusiasm and initiative; we can always bite more than we can chew as the collective empowers us all to do more.
Faith & Focus: When the going gets tough, the tough get going. Carry on!
Federated: Our federated structure is designed to foster distributed leadership and communities at all levels with minimum hierarchy and maximum possibilities.
Femininity: We are all feminists. We fight the good fight for the greater good in a good way.
Finance: Find innovative ways to make ends meet as being a free membership network. We don’t have a corpus of funds. Tap into sponsors and voluntary community contributions. Use any surplus for common good.
Force of Nature: Learn from Nature to be a Force of Nature.
Forgive & Let go: Miscommunications can happen - c’est la vie. Be ready to forgive and let go.
Gatekeepers & Peacekeepers: To be vigilant gatekeepers and custodians of humane values and culture with peace, joy and fairness. Each one is a custodian of the greater good that we dutifully uphold.
Gender Equality: Women’s Rights are Human Rights.
Gender Justice. Gender Justice is Social Justice.
Generosity: Give back for the greater good.
Happiness & Harmony: Healing helps us be happy. Happiness helps us to heal. Find the zone of flow, joy and harmony. Find a happy tribe for the good vibe.
He for She & She for He: Foster harmony among genders with authentic sharing, understanding, team spirit and inclusive goals.
Holistic Wellbeing: Honing our instinct, intuition and intellect and rising above the dichotomies of head, heart and gut, is vital for balance and wellbeing.
Humanitarian: Our endeavours have a humanitarian ethos and are for All, across cultures and backgrounds. Women’s inclusive leadership uplifts All.
Humility: We are in humble spirit when we are acutely aware that we are always receiving, even when we are ‘giving.’
Hundred: Multiply All Actions by 100. Connect a hundred people. Set a hundred goals. Hundreds of actions for hundreds will build momentum and critical mass for change.
Independence & Interdependence: Our work culture honors the beautiful balance of independence and interdependence.
Influential & Inclusive: Growing networks vertically and horizontally, we exercise influence with inclusion. It is integral to our mission to leave no one behind.
Inner Evolution & Innovation: Nothing changes until we do. We meet change and innovation on the path of improvement.
Inspiration & Integration: Be the flame of inspiration and the force of integration for the diversity of our world to shine and show up in its robust beauty and creativity. Bring up the energy and potential of one and all.
Integrity: Live your truth, the world will adjust.
Kindness & Love: Bring more love & kindness to heal the world and ourselves. Kindness is the shortest distance between two people. The language of love is universal.
Leadership: Shine your light, shower your love, sow the good, show the way - elevate and expand all with your example.
Learning & Listening: We learn at all times to update our ‘inner software’. When we get better, the world gets better. By listening, we make everyone feel heard and honored.
Let’s Do It: Make it a mantra; action dispels delays and doubts and alleviates anxieties.
Lift Up: Look around any lift up whoever you can, however you can. If it requires greater force than you can commit, then ask for help. We can do it All, but don’t have to do it alone.
Love All. Serve All. Help Ever. Hurt Never: Karma is real. It comes around.
Many Fingers, One Hand: Different wings are designed for maximum coverage and creativity, yet all anchored in One integrative vision.
Media: In the empowering age of social media, we remind ourselves that it is “My- Energy-that Drives-Ideas - and Actions.” Why just take the news when you can make the news!
Meetings: Meet stakeholders often to make room for change in spirit of dialogue, diversity, inclusion, advocacy and influence. Dialogue and discussion can prompt change and transformation
Mentorship: Guide all in friendship and companionship.
Mindfulness: Reflect before your act, reflect after you act.
Multilateral: Our work is beyond borders and above bilateral issues, for the welfare of women and people worldwide.
Multi-stakeholder: We invite and include diverse stakeholders in dialogue and decision making toward achieving shared goals.
Mutual Respect: Offer what you’d like to receive.
Network of Networks: Welcome to include and align your respective networks in our global network.
Networking is Working: Work translates our vision, the network transforms it.
No Strings Attached: In our voluntary network, all are free to enter and exit as they’d like. All roles are voluntary, participation is pro bono and focus is philanthropic.
Non-Dogmatic: Embracing all with positive and plural approach.
Non-Judgemental: We offer a safe space where all can express without feel judged.
Non-Political: We support women to thrive in all field including politics, but we are not a political group ourselves.
Non-Religious: We honor all faiths and creeds and uphold the unity and seamless oneness of all, without evangelizing any, and work with all for the empowerment of girls and women worldwide.
Non-Violence: No one needs to live in fear. Encourage peaceful words and actions.
One for All & All for One: Staying together as one human family and one planet. Rise above to embrace the greater good.
Organic Development: with collaboration and co-creation, innovation emerges and evolves. Trust the process.
Organise: Organise groups with goals for purposeful projects.
Pass the Baton: Honor your inner call to heal and hibernate whenever you feel like it; take a break, pass on your role, and return stronger to lead afresh.
Pave the Path: The path is made by paving it - embrace the unknown, and take the next step in faith.
Personal Growth: I asked It, “Why are things not as they should be?” It replied, Are you as you should be? Growth is life. Let’s keep growing!
Philanthropy: All our platforms offer free membership and voluntary support.
Positive Vibe of the Tribe: Upholding the good vibe and bright shine to inspire and uplift all.
Pull in & Pool in: Pull in whatever resources you can and encourage all to pool in with skills, strengths and creativity. Merge and Emerge!
Purpose: Live in Purpose. our highest vibration is our Purpose.
Reciprocity: Be there to share and care.
Recognition: Respect, recognise, and reward goodness in all.
Resilient & Relentless: We are the heartbeat of the universe; let’s go on. The river always moves forward, rushing and gushing toward its destination, overcoming all obstacles en route with purity, power and purpose. Despite the highs and lows, the boulders and blocks, the twists and turns, nothing can stop its flow. Our mighty river of change upheld by the perspiration, inspiration and aspiration of millions of women and led by purpose will surely reach its goal.
Resourcefulness: We are all wealthy in our resourcefulness; offer proactively whatever you can. Money pales in power to all that we can do beyond it.
Responsibility & Ownership: Blaming others comes easy, while taking responsibility requires effort and ownership. Introspection can reveal to us where we can improve ourselves and train the mind to quit the tendency to blame.
Safe Spaces: make safe spaces to connect, communicate and collaborate without anger, anxiety and acrimony.
Scholarships: help all find educational access and opportunities.
Self-Care: Self-care is a priority. When we are healthy, everything is. Self Care and Societal Care are intertwined.
Selfless is Fearless: Why fear when our hearts are clear!
Self-Starters & Self-Sorters: Taking charge and choosing change through self-correction, self-control, self-care, self-coaching, self-confidence, self-belief, self-determination, self-orientation.
Sisterhood, Solidarity & Shakti Bandhan: Sisterhood is coming together in oneness. Solidarity is staying together as one. Celebrate Shakti Bandhan, She-for-She bonds. Those who protect sisterhood are protected by it.
Solutions Focus: Whatever we focus on grows; focus on solutions instead of problems.
Sponsorships: Guide corporate and other sponsors to worthy causes, especially for expanding opportunities for youth and women.
Superpowers of the Self: We all have our unique powers - let’s use them with self-confidence.
Sustainability: Enable a consciousness of sustainability for future generations to meet their needs, and support local, planetary and environmental ecosystems to thrive for greater harmony for all. Be the best ancestor you can be, taking mindful action for the benefit of seven generations to come.
Think Boldly, Do Generously: We can do anything we set our hearts and minds to. We can set our goals boldly, and we can inspire all generously.
Trust: We are together because we want to be.
Unity in Adversity: Together, we can overcome anything. Our sacred unity is our strength. Alone, we are stars; Together, we are rockstars.
Unity in Diversity: we are all equal, all unique, all diverse, and all works in progress
Vasudeva Kutumbaka, World as One Family: We uphold the seamless oneness of all: one planet, one family.
Vocal & Visible: to speak up and stand up for the respect and dignity of all, including ourselves, and have more women etched visibly into history as our guides and guardian angels as we nurture the present and pave the future.
Volunteer: Initiate whatever you can; kindred souls will join. Someone out there is looking for you. Show up.
Walk the Talk: An ounce of example is better than a ton of precept. Principles are felt in our hearts and seen in our actions.
Women-Centric: Affirm the inclusive leadership of women.
Zero Grudge: Bear no grudge, shift no blame, correct what you must, be the change.
Zero Tolerance: No room for misogyny, harassment, defamation or abuse