ECWF has accreditation with participatory status at the Council of Europe, the oldest European intergovernmental organization, whose objectives are the promotion of human rights and the promotion of democracy.

ECWF is a voting member of the European Women’s Lobby in Brussels.

ECWF was accredited 1995 at the first UN conference on Women in Beijing.

ECWF lobbies for the implementation on the Beijing Platform for Action.