Forum for Women and Development (FOKUS)
|ECOSOC Status:||Special Consultative|
|Type:||NGO working on Crime|
|Address:||Storgata 11, 155 Oslo|
||FOKUS – Forum for Women and Development – is a knowledge and resource center for international women’s issues with an emphasis on the spreading of information and women-centered development cooperation. It also serves as an umbrella organization which as of February 2012, consisted of 74 women's organizations and women's committees in political parties, trade unions, and solidarity and aid organizations.
The organization's primary goal is to contribute to the improvement of women’s social, economic, and political situation internationally. It has also been involved in the fight against human trafficking.