Our Pankhurst partnership offer is named after Emmeline Pankhurst, the famous suffragette who started the movement and fought hard for equal voting rights for women. We use her famous ‘Deeds not Words’ as our slogan.
All Pankhurst partnerships have been taken for 2023.
Our Lovelace partnership offer is named after Ada Lovelace, mathematician, who is regarded as being the world’s first computer programmer.
Our Lovelace partnerships include our Critical Mass work and have a particular focus on the Women in Defence UK Awards, with each partner sponsoring a specific category at the Awards Dinner.
All Lovelace partnerships have been taken for 2023.
Our Fawcett partnership offer is named after Millicent Fawcett, another famous suffragette who was the head of the National Union for Women’s Suffrage Societies and whose aim was to win women’s suffrage through debate and peaceful marches.
Whilst all our partnerships are underpinned by the same common purpose and Critical Mass goal, our Fawcett partnerships also include a table at the Awards Dinner.
All 2023 Fawcett partnerships have been taken. New 2024 Fawcett partnerships will be available from 1 December 2023, the cost will be £12,500 (VAT Excl). Partnerships last for twelve months from the date of signature.
Our Franklin partnership offer is named after Rosalind Franklin, a British chemist whose pioneering work was central to the understanding of the molecular structures of DNA, RNA, viruses, coal, and graphite.
Franklin focuses on our Critical Mass work. This work will bring together the Equity, Diversity and Inclusion practitioners from across the sector to share gender equity challenges and how they are over-coming those challenges. The output will be a shared critical mass of leading practice and knowledge that should really start to move the dial towards achieving a critical mass of women in the sector.
Some Franklin partnerships remain for 2023 at a cost of £5,000 (VAT Excl). This offer will close on 1st December 2023, when the 2024 Franklin partnership will go on sale. The cost of these will be £6,250 (VAT Excl).
Also available from 1 December 2023 is a new Franklin Plus partnership that will include a seat at the 2024 Awards Dinner and a blog on the Insights and Inspiration page. The cost of this will be £7250 (VAT Excl). Partnerships last for twelve months from the date of signature.
Value of partnering with us
Being part of something bigger – work with us towards creating a critical mass of women in the sector
Build networks – get together and collaborate with peers to share insight and inspiration
Celebrate and recognise exceptional people in defence – some partners will join us at our annual awards dinner
Extend your brand reach, leverage and affiliation – we have a strong brand with high social media impact: for example, during our awards ceremony we created 5.8m impressions and 3.2m reach
Demonstrate social value – boost the impact of your tenders and bids aligning to Cabinet Office Social Value scoring
Get access to top talent – Discounted rates for job adverts on our careers website (20% discount on the silver package) womenindefence.careers
Give your team new opportunities – secondment and placement opportunities with Women in Defence UK.
Accelerate gender equity in defence with us