Tag: societies

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


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


Resources

As part of the UKPAC remit we contribute, on your behalf, to a number of reports/inquiries. We also attend meetings of national bodies on matters of interest and importance to the organisation. Links will be provided to copies of these reports, … 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


Themes of Programme Action:

  Violence Against Women and Girls The ending violence against women and girls strategy: 2016 to 2020 provides an overview of the wide range of actions the government is taking over a period of four years to end violence against … Continued


Welcome to United Kingdom Programme Action Committee (UKPAC)

          Welcome! The United Kingdom Programme Action Committee (UKPAC) provides help and guidance to Soroptimist Clubs in the UK in devising, planning and carrying out their project work (known as Programme Action), Representatives from all 17 … Continued