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Programme Action in Yorkshire

An Explanation of Programme Action

We call our voluntary work “Programme Action”. Programme Action is the reason for being a Soroptimist. It reflects the Vision, Core Purpose and Core Values of Soroptimist International.


To be a global voice for women through awareness, advocacy and action.

Together, through international goodwill and understanding, and friendship, we will strive for:

  • The advancement of the status of women,
  • High ethical standards,
  • Human rights for all,
  • Equality, development and peace.

Soroptimist International is committed to:

  • Service to local, national and international communities
  • Active participation in decision-making at all levels of society
  • International goodwill and understanding

Yorkshire Region

Yorkshire Region has 21 clubs, actively involved in a range of programme action activities.


UKPAC is a sub-committee of the Federation programme Action Team, which is a member of the Management Board of SIGBI. It deals specifically with UK clubs and, their Programme Work.