Today is International Women’s Day – a celebration of women’s accomplishments and a reminder of what is yet to be accomplished. Hear what Margaret Lobo has to say »
Over 5000 delegates from Non Governmental Agencies ( NGO’s ) have registered for the 53rd Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) – held at UN headquarters in New York from 2-13 March 2009
Registration is now open for the Soroptimist Women’s Leadership Institute, which will take place on July 3-4, 2009, at the Westin Michigan Avenue in Chicago, Illinois.
Soroptimist International project liaisons post about the memories and experiences of those who recently attended the first project tour »
Soroptimist received more than 4,300 entries for the Live Your Dream Art Contest from girls and boys throughout the world
SI received a report on Feb 13 from one of our SI Representatives to the United Nation »
Quadrennial Project Liaison 2007-11 provides a study tour report on the SI Programme, Project SIerra »
On 2 February 2009, 8 Soroptimists from across the SI world headed to the SI Project SIerra Study Tour in Sierra Leone »
Soroptimist International headquarters has released their report on the UN DPI/NGO Conference at UNESCO in Paris September 2008. Its theme was reflecting the fact that the Declaration was signed 60 years ago and despite this, Human Rights are often not observed by many governments and women are still struggling for their rights.
Congratulations to our very own Shirley McCoy, SI of Dundas, Ancaster, Flamborough, Ontario who has been elected as members of the Soroptimist International of the Americas Board of Directors and will assume that office on September 1, 2009, and will serve in that position through August 31, 2011.