Programme Action is our reason for being.

“Programme Action is the life blood of Soroptimism!”


Programme Areas

We choose projects to work on that tackle one of the six programme areas identified by

Soroptimist International:

  • Advocacy

  • Economic Empowerment

  • Education

  • Environmental Sustainability

  • Food Security and Healthcare

  • Violence and Conflict Resolution


We are an international women’s movement and together, our members are a global voice for

women. Our achievements have a huge impact on the lives of women and girls. We are an

organisation with special consultative status at the United Nations (UN)through the UN

Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). As such, we also support and celebrate many

designated UN Days.