Tag: Women’s group


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


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