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Message from the President
For Soroptimists, International Women’s Day is Every Day!
The United Nations has announced ‘Women in the Changing World of Work: Planet 50-50 by 2030’ as the theme for International Women’s Day 2017 on 8 March. A new theme is chosen every year with the aim to facilitate the Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development, comprising 17 goals to transform the world. The key targets for women are number 5: Achieve gender(...)
Programmes and Advocacy
MAY 20 2017
Chartering of SI Club Wörthersee-Pörtschach (Austria)Roswitha Briel, Governor of the Union of Germany, will have the pleasure to charter SI(...)
Syrian child refugees returned to school thanks to Dutch Soroptimists!Dutch Soroptimists collected more than €500,000 in support of the ‘Syria Back to School’ campaign for the benefit of Syrian child refugees in Turkey. The funds raised with the help of projects and(...)
Registration SIE Congress, Florence 14-16 July 2017The Soroptimist International of Europe 21st Congress will take place in Florence, Italy on 14-16 July 2017. For information, programme and registration, please visite the Congress website at
SI Germany Awards Its 2017 Soroptimist Prize to proTechnicaleAt an official ceremony in Frankfurt on 8 March 2017, Soroptimist International of Germany will present its 5thSoroptimist Prize to Sophia.T gGmbH for its proTechnicale project. proTechnicale is an(...)
Best Practice Awards 2017Dear Soroptimists, It is again time for the Soroptimist International of Europe Best Practice Awards – a time to celebrate your great work and dedication to improving the lives of women and girls(...)