• Reviewing the Education and Training of Women for Beijing+20


    During the NGO Forum on Beijing+20 in Geneva, Soroptimists were given the opportunity to provide a grassroots perspective on the 12 Critical Areas of Concern of the Beijing Platform for Action. An area of significant concern for Soroptimists, is the education and training of women. SI UN Representatives Wilfrida Hendrickx and Sabine Kinzer, co-convened the interactive roundtable on ‘the Education…

  • Inside story - SI Brande, Denmark,


    SI Brande, Denmark, conducted a series of lessons for high school students to help increase understanding of other peoples living conditions. As a result of these lessons, students concluded that the most effective and sustainable way to improve a community's living conditions is to ensure all children have access to education. Inspired by their Soroptimist teachers, the students decided to…

  • Soroptimists meet R4WR, four young graduates raising awareness for Women's Rights


    “We had a great time meeting the young women of R4WR. They are young, bright and so motivated about their mission. They are the new generation Soroptimists!” Frances Luns, President-Elect SI Bangkok

  • Soroptimists Gather to Help Re-Energise the Women's Movement at Geneva Forum on Beijing+20


    Soroptimists from all four Federations and SI UN Representatives gathered Geneva to contribute to the NGO Forum on Bejing+20. The final report and recommendations developed at this NGO Forum were officially submitted to the UN ECE Regional Conference on Bejing+20. During the conference, the 12 Critical Areas of Concern of the Beijing Platform for Action were discussed. This event provided…

  • Advocacy Roundup: SI UN Reps Advocate for the Rights of Women and Girls


    This month Soroptimist International’s UN Representatives have been hard at work advocating for the rights of women and girls. Here is some of the news from New York, Paris, Geneva and Vienna, where the voices of Soroptimists have been heard on the issues of female genital mutilation, the Beijing Platform for Action and the human rights of older people.  …

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