• How to Achieve Universal Social Development - Statement Release


    Soroptimist International and the International Federation of Business and Professional Women have released a statement focusing on the importance of social development as central to sustainable development. Combined, these two organisations represent the views of over 100,000 women worldwide and unite around the principle of empowering and enabling women in their communities up to the highest level. Based on the…

  • SI welcomes Sharon Fisher as Assistant International Director of Advocacy


    "It is with great pleasure that Soroptimist International announces the successful candidate for our Assistant Director of Advocacy. Sharon Fisher, from SI of the Americas, brings an excellent  mix of passion, experience and skills to the position. She will lead the team responsible for the SI President's Appeal and oversee the projects the Appeal will fund, in order to make…

  • The UN Turns 70! – Open Day at the UN Geneva


    In celebration of the UN’s 70th anniversary, the UN Office in Geneva hosted an open day. Banners outside the UN read ‘Let’s Celebrate Together’, inviting the public to be a part of the festivities, giving an opportunity to see inside the UN buildings and learn more about what the UN does. More than 18,000 people visited UN Geneva on the…

  • CSW60 Statement Release


      Following the agreement of the Sustainable Development Goals, the next Commission on the Status of Women (CSW60) will focus on the theme ‘women’s empowerment and its link to sustainable development’. Soroptimist International, Zonta International, the International Federation of Business and Professional Women, and Graduate Women International, have released a statement concerning women’s empowerment and its link to sustainable development.…

  • Syria 'Back to School'


      Picture: UNICEF/Nicky Jansen Earlier this year UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaking in Kuwait, warned that Syria’s children continue to suffer on what he called “a scale that haunts the soul”. More than four years since the Syria crisis began in 2011, stories depicting families desperately seeking refuge have now become common place in the headlines of the worldwide press.…

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