We over 120 members of all ages and backgrounds from 30 countries.

The objectives of the IWC are:

  • To welcome and offer friendship and support to newcomers to Gothenburg.
  • To further members knowledge and understanding of Sweden and other cultures.
  • To foster goodwill and friendship among members of all countries through social and cultural activities.
  • To give financial and material support to charitable projects.

The membership year starts in September each year with the current membership fee set at 300 SEK per year with an initial joining fee of 150 SEK. The monthly luncheon and some other events have an extra cost. In addition to receiving the password to access to our member portion of the website where the monthly bulletin is published, you will benefit from the Open Door, a worldwide women's network.

If you are an international woman, would like to meet new people and join in our activities, you are very welcome to contact our Membership Chairperson, email for more information or come to the BelParc Cafeteria in Slottsskogen where many of us get together the last Thursday of each month at 11:00 a.m. for coffee, tea or a snack and an informal chat.   

Click here for our membership application form that you can complete on-line to or bring it to us at one of our events. 

We look forward to meeting you! Welcome!

For more detailed information, please click here to read our constitution.