Soroptimist International (SI)

ECOSOC Status: General Consultative
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: 87 Glisson Road, Cambridge, CB1 2HG


Vienna Office Mrs Roswitha BENESCH
Schweizertalstrasse 8-10/4/7
A-1030 Vienna AUSTRIA
Tel +43 1 876 50 61
Country: United Kingdom
Region: Europe
Website: http://www.soroptimistinternational.org
UN Languages: English
Other languages:
   
Areas:
  • Counselling
  • Education
  • Victim Protection
  • Anti-Human Trafficking
  • Sustainable Livelihood / Alternative Development
  • Criminal Justice

  • Other:'Human rights, Women's rights'
Short description:
Soroptimist International is an organisation for today's professional and business women. They are committed to a world where women and girls together achieve their individual and collective potential, realise aspirations and have an equal voice in creating strong, peaceful communities worldwide. Soroptimists create opportunities to transform the lives of women and girls through a global network of members and international partnerships.
Soroptimist International is active at all the major UN centres around the world. They hold General Consultative Status with ECOSOC, official relations with several agencies and technical bodies, and a network of permanent SI representatives at all of the major UN centres. SI works to ensure that the voices of women and girls around the world are included in international decision making and policy setting.
Other offices:
Region Countries Website Email
Europe http://www.soroptimist.at/
Central and Southern Africa http://home.mweb.co.za/pf/pfalkson/sisa.html
Southern and Eastern Asia http://www.soroptimist.org.my/