54th Sessionof CSW at the UN in New York

The 54th session of the Commission on the Status of Women will take place at the United Nations in New York City. The commission will undertake the 15-year review of the implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action (1995) and the outcomes of the 23rd special session of the General Assembly (2000) »

TO Multicultural Women’s Fair

This year’s Toronto Soroptimist Multicultural Women’s Fair with sales supporting women from various countries, in addition to representation from a number of agencies supporting women »

SIA adopts social media tools

Soroptimist International of the Americas has fully embraced social marketing. Learn more about their new resources »


The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW), adopted in 1979 by the UN General Assembly, is often described as an international bill of rights for women »

Restoring Dignity Update: Cafe Juniper Opens

Our new Juniper Café is soon to be opened near the lake at Desta Mender, and set among many juniper trees! It is near our teaching or conference centre where we hope to attract groups, who want a pleasant place to hold a day conference, and where they can buy food from our café »