Skip links


Sign a Petition

Petitions

Do you want to make a difference to Women and Girls around the World?

Taking action by signing a petition can really make change happen.Petitions are a great way to get your views heard by Government, get Journalists to take notice or raise awareness about a certain issue. There are so many different petitions flying around, so with the help of our Programme Team we’ve selected a few which we feel are right for you to support.

In addition if you’d like to contact your local MP about any issues, you can search for their details here.

Support Women’s Aid’s open letter to UK Political leaders

Women’s Aid has launched its manifesto in advance of a General Election in 2024, calling for the national prioritisation of domestic abuse and other forms of violence against women and girls (VAWG), and for political parties to pledge their commitment to the three key pillars. You can read more on the Women’s Aid Website: https://www.womensaid.org.uk/get-involved/campaign/general-election-2024/ Women’s

Guarantee Our Essentials (UK Based)

The Trussell Trust is urging everyone to take action now and sign a petition to call on all political party leaders to commit to guarantee our essentials. This means making sure that the basic rate of Universal Credit is at least enough to afford the essentials we all need, such as food, energy and vital

Save the Children petition

800,000 CHILDREN LIVING IN POVERTY URGENTLY NEED FREE SCHOOL MEALS Children need good, nutritious food – that’s a fact. And they can’t concentrate at school with a rumbling stomach. Yet 800,000 children in England aren’t eligible for free school meals, despite living in poverty. Free school meals are a lifeline for families on low incomes. They

Shelter – Three Petitions

Campaign with Shelter Shelter campaign tirelessly to fight the devastating impact the housing emergency has on people and society. By working with communities to understand the challenges they face, we strive to change the housing system from the ground up. Support Shelter by writing to your MP or signing their petitions to Demand more Social

UNICEF Petition – Early moments matter

1 in 3 parents of babies and toddlers across Britain are struggling to access support. From face to face appointments and speaking to health professionals parents and carers can trust, to affordable nurseries and mental health support. Parents can only do so much – vital services must be there with expert advice and reassurance to

NOTE – Please be aware that by signing up to some petition websites you may receive emails regarding other petitions which are not of interest. Please check your subscription preferences on sign up.

Latest News

World Day of Social Justice, 20th February, 2024

BRIDGING GAPS, BUILDING ALLIANCES The UN World days provide an opportunity to spend a little time thinking about universal concepts which affect each of us.   Today we need to think about Social Justice and particularly to see where it might impact, on where gaps need to be built and how we can build alliances. The

International Day of Women and Girls in Science – 11 February

Annually, 11th February marks the United Nations’ ‘International Day of Women and Girls in Science’. This day serves as a reminder of the importance of gender equality in the field of science and technology. Established by the United Nations in 2015, this day aims to recognise the critical role women and girls play in science,

Global Voice Newsletter

The February 2024 issue of Global Voice is now available. Articles this issue are International Day of Education Our Voice at the UN: UNESCO General Conference Visible and Vocal: public speaking competition Commission on the Status of Women Read Global Voice Global Voice is produced by Soroptimist International, of which Soroptimist International Great Britain and