Tag: charities

Violence Unseen Exhibition Zero Tolerance 21 November until 10 December – various locations

  Over the past decades there have been dramatic changes to public attitudes around some aspects of men’s violence against women. Yet domestic abuse, sexual violence and other forms of violence against women are still prevalent in Scotland today, especially … Continued


New Federation Project – Empowering girls in Nepal with ChoraChori

In Nepal, reported cases of rape have quadrupled in the past ten years. Girls’ lives are being destroyed as they face not only the violence and long-term mental trauma but also the stigma associated with rape. UK registered charity ChoraChori … Continued


Recycling for worthy causes including Climate change action

  Several clubs are collecting bottle tops to make chairs using a granulator. You can now send your bottle tops for free via your local post office. Just pop them in the envelope with : Freepost LUSH GREENHUB ♻️♻️♻️ #lush #recycling #reuse #plasticfree … Continued


Human Trafficking & Modern Day Slavery

The first Soroptomist International sticker on the back of a Croation Truck, which was forwarded to us by John Shirley Ltd, the freight forwarding agency SI Canterbury has been working with to get these stickers on as many long-haul trucks … Continued


Conference 4 September 2019 – Prison Reform Trust

Justice minister Lucy Frazer to address conference on delivering effective solutions to tackle women’s offending A year after the publication of the government’s Female Offender Strategy, the Prison Reform Trust, in partnership with NHS England and NHS Improvement and the … Continued



Action, Advocacy, Lobbying and Petitions

TAKE ACTION – Sign a Petition  https://sigbi.org/what-we-do/take-action-sign-a-petition 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 … Continued


UKPAC meeting 10 November 2018

An interesting UKPAC meeting 10 November 2018 Ramada Hotel Solihull Birmingham with new Chair Liz Dominey.  Federation President Sue Williams informed us of her theme ‘Think on it’ raising awareness of mental health. Lots of plans to move forward tackling … Continued


Where we meet

The Committee meets quarterly, normally in the centre of the country in Solihull at the Ramada Hotel. RAMADA BIRMINGHAM SOLIHULL The Square Solihull West Midlands B91 3RF, UK  Google Map: https://bit.ly/2zC8p4m The Ramada is a very short distance from Junction 5 of the M42. With extended … Continued


Partnerships

We continually work to forge partnerships with other Non-Government Organisations (NGOs), believing that by‘working together we can make a difference’. Partners The Prison Reform Trust (PRT) is an independent UK charity working to create a just, humane and effective penal system. … Continued