• USA Human Rights Review at the UN - SI Reports


    SI UN Representative Sabine Kinzer attended the USA’s human rights review at the UN in Geneva. The USA was criticised by NGOs and other countries for its national and international human rights records. However, progress could be made as the USA says that the Government, along with the Senate, will work towards ratifying CEDAW. The USA continues to be conspicuous…

  • Soroptimists host event for International Girls in ICT Day


    On 23 April 2015, in an event hosted by CANTO and Soroptimist International of Port of Spain, over 130 girls of the Bishop’s Centenary College were introduced to the limitless possibilities for women in ICTs, to commemorate International Girls in ICT Day. The initiative is backed by International Telecommunication Union (ITU) member states to create a global environment that empowers…

  • Soroptimist Leadership Academy 2015


    News from SLA Founder Katerina Vasileska  Date: 20th -30th of July 2015 Place: Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia Organizers: SI Struga and SI Turkey In 2014, 28 young women took part in a Soroptimist Leadership Academy at Lake Ohrid in the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia. A joint project of SI Struga (FYROM) and the SI Turkish Union, this highly succesful 10-day experience helped…

  • Around the World - SI Projects April 2015


    SI Lautoka, Fiji, Crucial Education Need for Special School In a Friendship link with SI Torrens South Australia and SI Adelaide Inc, South Australia together with Project Partnerships with Western Aluminium Ltd, City Star Newspaper, Tropic Signs Service and Rotomould Ltd, this project also received sponsorship from Western Aluminium Ltd. SI Lautoka received a request for a water tank from…

  • Report from the launch of Progress of the World's Women 2015 - 2016


    by SI UN Rep Marie D'Amato-Rizzi    Click on the image above to view the PDF of 'Progress of the World's Women 2015 - 2016: Transforming Economies, Realizing Rights' On Monday, April 27, 2015 UN Women launched their flagship report on the Progress of Women at a press briefing and a meeting and panel discussion.  The report comes at an…

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