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Soroptimist International of Europe

Soroptimists inspire action and create opportunities to improve the lives of women and girls through our global network of members and international partnerships.

  • 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 events organised throughout the Netherlands since 2014 have enabled UNICEF to build more than 20 classrooms and to furnish 15 modified school buildings. Thanks to this successful cooperation, hundreds of teachers, including Syrian refugees, were engaged so that the children could be taught(...)

  • Registration SIE Congress, Florence 14-16 July 2017

    The 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 www.Soroptimistflorence2017.com
  • SI Germany Awards Its 2017 Soroptimist Prize to proTechnicale

    At 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 orientation year for tech-savvy young women preparing for academic studies focusing on aerospace, renewables and philosophy. The eleven-month, gap-year course between high school graduation and university gives participants the opportunity to build up a network in industry and in the(...)

  • Best Practice Awards 2017

    Dear 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 around the world!

    Over the past years, we received a truly remarkable number of submissions, and this year again, we hope to receive even more!

     The Best Practice Awards submission process is very simple – all you need to do is fill out a one-page Entry Form and send it to us by March(...)

  • Photo competition 2017 - Through the Eyes of Soroptimists

    Dear Soroptimists,

    Soroptimist International of Europe is organizing its fourth Photo Competition entitled Through the Eyes of Soroptimists and all members of Soroptimist International of Europe are invited to participate!

    The increase in participation of the last editions has encouraged us to continue with a fourth edition. We are eager to receive many excellent photos from you this year as well!

    The topics of the fourth SIE Photo Competition 2017 – Through the Eyes of(...)