• Human Rights Day - Mandela, Women's Rights and Going Solar for December 10


      In a message for Human Rights Day on December 10,  International President Ann Garvie has called on Soroptimists worldwide to continue working towards human rights for all, particularly for women and children in areas affected by conflict or natural disaster. "Too many women and girls around the world are still denied their basic human rights", she writes. "This is…

  • Soroptimists in Action! SI Club Projects November 2013


    Read about some of the latest Soroptimist projects from around the world in this month's round-up, from educating girls about cyber-bullying  in Trinidad and Tobago to breast cancer awareness in Japan.  See photos and read more about the projects below.    Stop Cyberbullying - SI San Fernando (Trinidad and Tobago) organised a one-day workshop for girls at two local schools…

  • SI Colombo attend Commonwealth People's Forum in Sri Lanka


    Held prior to the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2013 (CHOGM 2013) The Commonwealth People's Forum (CPF) 2013 was held from November 10th - 13th in the tourist resort of Hikkaduwa, Southern Sri Lanka. Soroptimist International Colombo club President Pat Abayasekara and Hon. Secretary Nelun Tennekoon were requested to attend the forum on behalf of SI. The proceedings commenced with…

  • 2013 World Bank & IMF Meeting


    The 2013 Annual Meeting of the World Bank Group (WBG) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) took place in Washington, D.C. from October 11th-13th. This annual meeting brings together central bankers, ministers of finance and development, private sector executives and academics to discuss issues of global concern including the economic world outlook, poverty eradication and development. Soroptimist International member Sylvia…

  • Violence Against Women and Girls: new film launched for #16Days


    "It’s horrifying that 1 in 3 women will experience violence in their lifetime….just because they are female.But the good news is that there is hope! The world IS waking up to the scandal of gender-violence and Soroptimists worldwide are determined that this issue will not be ignored." SI Presidents Alice Wells (2011-13) and Ann Garvie (2013-15) Soroptimist International is urging…

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