Regional News

16 Days of Activism 25 November – 10 December 2018

  From 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, to 10 December, Human Rights Day, the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign is a time to galvanise action to end violence against women and girls … Continued


How Do Soroptimists Influence Positive Change?

Soroptimist International (SI) and SIGBI both have consultative status at the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) at the United Nations (UN), which gives us a voice on important discussion papers, and allows us to attend the Commission on the Status … Continued


The Sustainable Development Goals

  If we want to end poverty, combat inequalities and promote prosperity while protecting the environment we need to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) These are 17 Goals with 169 Targets which were formally adopted by all Member States … Continued





World Environment Day June 5 2016

The booming illegal trade in wildlife products is eroding Earth’s precious biodiversity, robbing us of our natural heritage and pushing whole species toward extinction. The killing and smuggling is also undermining economies, fuelling organized crime, and feeding corruption and insecurity … Continued


Public Speaking Competition 2016; Congratulations Lydia Robinson

Congratulations to Lydia Robinson from Ridgewood High School who was declared the winner of  Midland and Arden Region Public speaking competition. The competition was held on Saturday March 12th at Dudley Town Hall. Lydia’s chosen topic was No Great Genius has … Continued


Celebrating International Womens Day

SI Midland Arden including members of SI Stourbridge and District celebrating International Woman’s Day in Bewdley