Calendar of Soroptimist Events

See what Special Days and Soroptimist events are coming up.  To submit an event complete this simple online form

October – December 2016

Oct 17 Mon
International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
Oct 17 all-day
Oct 18 Tue
Anti-Slavery Day
Oct 18 all-day
Nov 10 Thu
SIGBI Conference – Malta 2016 @ Hilton Malta Conference Centre
Nov 10 – Saturday all-day

Soroptimists from the 29 countries in Soroptimist International Great Britain and Ireland (SIGBI), plus Members from the Americas, Europe and South West Pacific Soroptimist Federations, will be flying to Malta for the annual SIGBI Conference.

There are 7 inspirational key note and programme speakers lined up, plus presentations on outstanding Club Projects.  You do not need to be a Soroptimist to attend – anyone is welcome.

Full details of the speakers and other events, and how to register are on the Malta 2016 Conference Website – www.sigbi.org/malta2016.

Come along and be inspired!

Nov 25 Fri
16 days of Activism against Violence against Women
Nov 25 – December 2, 2016 all-day
Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
Nov 25 all-day
SI Stourbridge & District Literary Dinner @ Hagley Golf Club
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Annual Literary Dinner, Guest Speakers: Kerry Hadley-Pryce, Liam Brown and Bryan Cade.

Nov 26 Sat
UKPAC Meeting @ Ramada Birmingham
Nov 26 all-day

UK Programme Action Committee Meeting

Dec 1 Thu
World Aids Day
Dec 1 all-day
Dec 3 Sat
International Day of Persons with Disabilities
Dec 3 – Sunday all-day

The International Day of Persons with Disabilities takes place during the Forgotten 10 Challenge. The Forgotten Ten Challenge is ten days of action from 1st to 10th December to raise awareness about the victims of landmines and cluster bombs.

The campaign is coordinated by Handicap InternationalRead more information.

The 3rd December is also the anniversary of the signing of the 1997 Mine Ban Treaty and the 2008 Convention on Cluster Munitions.

“FORGOTTEN 10 CHALLENGE”
Sunday 01 December  – Tuesday 10 December 2013

Ten days of action to raise awareness about the victims of landmines and cluster bombs.
The campaign is coordinated by Handicap International.”

Dec 10 Sat
Human Rights Day
Dec 10 all-day