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NGOSoroptimist International of Great Britain and Ireland

SIGBI Federation Office, 127 Wellington Road South, Stockport, Cheshire, SK1 3TS UK

Telephone0161 4807686
Background Information

Soroptimist International of Great Britain & Ireland is the national umbrella body for local Soroptimist groups, fora for business and professional women to work towards the advancement of human rights and female equality around the world. The movement was founded in California in 1921, and has more than 90,000 members worldwide. Soroptimist International is a member of the Trade Justice Movement. Source:

Year Created1921
Other Names / Antecedent Bodies
Related Organisations

Trade Justice Movement; Soroptimist International

KeywordsEquality, discrimination and prejudice; Gender; Human rights and civil liberties; International development and humanitarian aid.
Last Edited ByJFM at 09/04/2009 14:48:36