Tickets for SNOW Gala Available Now!
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The signature gala of Singapore Committee for UN Women, SNOW (Say No to the Oppression of Women) returns to bring together socially engaged business executives, entrepreneurs, and philanthropists for...
Spotlight of SNOW gala Special Guest
SPOTLIGHT ON SNOW 2014 SPECIAL GUEST
DR. ALAA MURABIT
With just five weeks to our annual gala, SNOW (Say No to the Oppression of Women), we wanted to point the spotlight on the evening's special guest. What a woman. After graduating from high school at the age of 15, Alaa Murabit went on to receive her Medical Doctorate. At...
New Member benefits for Singapore Committee for UN Women Members
As a Member of the Singapore Committee for UN Women, you play an important role in facilitating our work in Singapore. This includes Public Education campaigns in the areas of:
Ending violence against women
Leadership & Participation
Memberships start at $50 for one year and go to $90 for two years and $125 for three years. Click here to become...
August is Social Entrepreneurship Month
Celebrate Social Entrepreneurship this August with Singapore Committee for UN Women.
600+ Students Attend Leadership Workshop
Inspiring Leaders in the Global Community (Paya Lebar Methodist Girls Secondary School Annual Leadership Conference): Wednesday 13th August 2014, 14:00-18:00, PLMGSS Agape Concert Hall, 296 Lor Ah Soo, Singapore 536742
On Wednesday the 13th of August the Singapore Committee for UN Women partnered with the Paya Lebar Methodist Girls Secondary School on their annual leadership conference....
Ten Finalists for Project Inspire 2014 have been announced!
Singapore Committee for UN Women and MasterCard announce the finalists for this year’s Project Inspire: 5 Minutes to Change the World campaign. Celebrating its fourth year, the competition attracted 503 submissions in 2014, from 70 countries around the world.
Applicants aged 18-35 were asked to submit a sustainable idea to improve the lives of women and girls in Asia-Pacific,...
Shop for gifts with heart supporting Singapore Committee for UN Women
Guilt free shopping! Check out these charity sales and gift ideas benefitting Singapore Committee for UN Women.
Aug 27 (Wed) | 18:00 - 21: 00Aug 28 (Thu) | 10:00 - 18:0022 Camden ParkSingapore 299814(Hollandse Club)
Join us at the historic Hollandse...
Joining forces to #UNselfie: Giving Tuesday Sg
This year Singapore Committee for UN Women and the National Volunteer and Philanthropy Association (NVPC) are joining forces to promote #GivingTuesdaySG as national day of giving one’s time, money, or voice. #GivingTuesdaySG is on December 2, 2014 and was created to be a positive counter narrative to the consumerism of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. We are calling on companies,...
Special Announcement: Gala Guest of Honor Confirmed
We're pleased to share our Guest of Honour and Special Guest speakers for our annual gala: SNOW.
Countdown to the 2014 Project Inspire Grand Final
In just over a month, we announce the winner of Singapore Committee for UN Women and MasterCard’s annual social innovation competition, Project Inspire. This year, we received an impressive 503 entries from 70 countries around the world; from Afghanistan to Australia, Canada to Cambodia, Papua New Guinea to Palestine, the Ukraine to Uganda and beyond.
Now in its fourth year, Project...
Engaging youth in philanthropy, impact investing, and social enterprise
This weekend, Singapore Committee for UN Women partnered with Nexus Singapore Youth Summit to engage young people in becoming future changemakers. Founded in 2011, Nexus is a global conference to galvanize young investors, social entrepreneurs and their allies to advance philanthropy, impact investing and social entrepreneurship. This year, Nexus hosted its innagural Singapore conference...
#HeforShe event draws reflection
On 10th July, the Singapore Committee for UN Women in partnership with Equal Community Foundation and the Wee Kim Wee Centre @ SMU, held a presentation and discussion on the ways in which more men can be involved in the movement to end violence against women. This event was organised in collaboration with UN Women’s campaign #HeforShe, that highlights the importance of changing the...
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Women in Engineering: Girls Today, Engineers Tomorrow
Aug 25, 2014 (Mon) | 19:00 - 21:00
As part of our monthly Women in STEM talks, The Singapore Committee for UN Women would like to invite you to attend a panel discussion with women in engineering.
Engineering seems to be a traditionally male dominated field. Globally, in a room of 25 engineers, only 3 will be women. In Singapore, the percentage of women who enrol in or graduate in engineering in university is approximately...
Glamorous Giving Charity Sale
August 27, 2014 (Wednesday) 18:00-21:00 & August 28, 2014 (Thursday) 10:00-16:00
Join us at the historic Hollandse Club for a fashion and homewares clearance sale with 20 independent designers selling quality pieces at clearance prices. The sale is hosted by Stones that Rock and benefits Singapore Committee for UN Women's public education programmes within Singapore focused on:
1. Ending violence against women
2. Women/girls' economic empowerment
1st Fashion Panchayat: Charity Sale
August 29, 2014 (Fri) - August 31, 2014 (Sun) | 16:00 - 19:00
Join us for a cup of chai and authentic Indian snacks as Linen & More launches their festive collection of new line up designers from India. This charity sale is in support to Singapore Committee for UN Women’s public education programmes within Singapore focused on:
Ending violence against women
Women/girls' economic empowerment
Women/girls' leadership and governance
Project Inspire Grand Final
Aug 30, 2014 (Sat) | 10:00 - 15:00
1. Nominate your favourite finalist for the People’s Choice Award.
Make sure your favourite finalist doesn't go home empty-handed by voting for them in the 2014 Project Inspire People’s Choice Award. Visit projinspire.com to meet our 10 finalists and vote now for the 2014 Project Inspire People's Choice Award
2. Attend the live Grand Final.
Akuri by Puri Charity Auction
September 5, 2014 (Fri) | 16:00
Bollywood Actress, Amrita Puri, and her mother, Anita, invite you to a charity auction of ten designer items from the Akuri by Puri line, inspired by the city of Mumbai itself. 100% of proceeds from the auction with benefit Singapore Committee for UN Women. Free and open to the public.
STEM Day Camp
6 Sep, 2014 (Sat) | 9:00 - 13:00
We are opening applications again for a fun and challenging Day Camp to give girls a taste of what it’s like to work in exciting STEM careers with peers. Expect lots of action, team work and flowing of creative juices! Spots are free of charge. Please note the following: - participants must be registered in advance of attending the programme - the day camps need a minimum number of...
Leading the Way: The Trailblazers
11 Sep, 2014 (Thu) | 19:00 - 21:00
The Singapore Committee for UN Women invites you to an exclusive panel discussion with inspiring pioneers who have acted as change agents for society, seized opportunities that others have missed to improve systems and invented new approaches to common problems.
Meet and greet these amazing women as they share their journeys, challenges and continuing aspirations!
Members: Free | Non-Members:...
Women in Math: Girls Today, Mathematicians Tomorrow
16 Sep, 2014 (Tue) | 19:00 - 21:00
As part of our monthly Women in STEM talks, The Singapore Committee for UN Women would like to invite you to attend a panel discussion with women in math.
Come hear amazing women working in math discuss the challenges that women face in this career stream, the ways in which they have created opportunities for themselves and the work that needs to be done for future generations. Learn about...
HeForShe: Blasting the Glass Ceiling
19 Sep, 2014 (Fri) | 19:00 - 21:00
The Singapore Committee for UN Women invites you to join us for a panel discussion featuring amazing corporate leaders who, having understood the importance of women's empowerment, are working towards empowering women in their workplaces. Social entrepreneurs in themselves are the change agents for society; seizing opportunities others miss to improve systems and inventing new approaches.
3.50 Film Screening
20 Sep, 2014 (Sat) | 19:30 - 22:30
Singapore Committee for UN Women, in an attempt to raise awareness about sex trafficking, is screening the film 3.50 at the National Library. This local film is
the first ever Singaporean-Cambodian movie production. The film follows the story of a 15-year-old Cambodian village girl, who is sold into prostitution. A brash documentary filmmaker, Rebecca (played by Eunice Olsen), ventures...
Charity Yoga Session: 108 Sun Salutations
October 11, 2014 (Sat) | 11:00 - 13:00
The Singapore Committee for UN Women invites you to join us for 108 Sun Salutations with Leigh Sari and Yun from Hom Yoga.
The proceeds from 108 Sun Salutations will go to Singapore Committee for UN Women, supporting women’s empowerment initiatives in Singapore and the region. Hom Yoga will generous match every dollar of your session fee.
$15 per personContact Hom Yoga at +65...