Tag: non governmental organisation

UKSSD

SDG Scorecard published September 2019 UKSSD publishes Scorecard of UK Voluntary National Review UKSSD’s SDG Scorecard, published today, assesses the UK Voluntary National Review (VNR) based on UN Voluntary Reporting guidelines and best practice. Although there a positive signs of … Continued


Cities for CEDAW – Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination Against Women

The aim of the Cities for CEDAW (The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women) campaign is to “Make the Global Local” and protect the rights of women and girls by passing legislation establishing the principles … Continued


2020 Anniversaries

The year 2020 will mark the 75th anniversary of the United Nations. This anniversary provides a much-needed opportunity to reflect on the direction of the UN and ensure it is built to address the global challenges of the 21st Century.   … Continued


Stop forcing sexual assault survivors to hand in their phones in investigations #victimsnotsuspects

Rachel Lawson Policy and Research Officer OPCC Dear Dame Vera, Following the incredible and (almost entirely) positive coverage earlier this week about survivors being forced to hand over their phones and excessive information to the police, we’ve started a petition alongside … Continued



Anti Slavery Partnership Toolkit

Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner & University of Nottingham: Partnership Toolkit The Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner’s office and the Rights Lab at the University of Nottingham have launched an online Anti-Slavery Partnership Toolkit to help local organisations and agencies work better together to tackle … Continued


The 17 regions and their clubs in the UK, Websites, Facebook and Twitter

Region club Web Facebook Twitter Cheshire North Wales & Wirral sigbi.org/cheshire facebook.com/groups/1541804816056711 @SIRegionCNWW Anglesey Bangor & District sigbi.org/anglesey facebook.com/sianglesey @SoroptimistLC Bebington sigbi.org/bebington facebook.com/ groups/1410820742479512 Birkenhead sigbi.org/birkenhead @ChesterSI Denbigh Chester sigbi.org/chester facebook.com/SoroptimistChester @ChesterSI Denbigh Ruthin sigbi.org/denbigh-ruthin facebook.com/SIDenbighandRuthin Ruthin & District Ellesmere … 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


Modern Day Slavery and Human Trafficking Exploitation

Human Trafficking Foundation      Anti-Trafficking Monitoring Group Survey: Multi-Agency Quality Assurance Panels As part of the NRM reforms announced in 2017, the Government committed to the establishment of Multi-Agency Quality Assurance panels to  “achieve quicker and more certain decision-making, … Continued