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Soroptimist International of Newcastle upon Tyne believes Women’s Rights are Human Rights

Soroptimist International of Newcastle upon Tyne believes Women’s Rights are Human Rights

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Newcastle upon Tyne Soroptimists Believe to Achieve Gender Equality. For 16 Days of Activism starting 25th November to 10th December, Soroptimists everywhere will have #OrangetheWorld.   Each of the 16 Days we celebrate, marks a step towards women’s rights and a safe space for them.  Each day is a call for action and provides a focus for our projects. Soroptimist International believes that women’s rights are human rights and through our work in the communities we work with that objective. On the 16th day (10 Dec) we recall the commemoration of the day the General Assembly of the UN adopted and proclaimed the Universal Declaration of Human Rights by signing of the Universal Charter of Human Rights. This is the most translated document in the world. Soroptimists of Newcastle upon Tyne believe that this powerful document is most important for the rights of women- one that

Newcastle upon Tyne Soroptimists Believe to Achieve an end to Human Trafficking

Newcastle upon Tyne Soroptimists Believe to Achieve an end to Human Trafficking

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PRESS RELEASE Newcastle upon Tyne Soroptimists Believe to Achieve an end to Human Trafficking Newcastle Soroptimists Believe to Achieve Gender Equality. For 16 Days of Activism starting 25th November to 10th December, Soroptimists everywhere will #OrangetheWorld.   Each of the 16 Days we celebrate marks a step towards women’s rights and a safe space for them.  Soroptimist International believes that women’s rights are human rights and through our work in the communities we work with that objective. Beginning with the International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women on 25th November, Soroptimists follow UN Days to transform lives of women and girls. We rally against Child Marriages, Human Trafficking, Modern Day Slavery, Rape, Sexual Exploitation, Female Genital Mutilation, Human Rights Defenders and Sexual Harassment at Workplace. On 10th Dec the last day, we honour the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.   Each day is a call for