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OUR CURRENT CAMPAIGNS   UPCOMING EVENTS
  • Girls2Pioneers

    A new long-term programme to encourage more girls to enter careers in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) through fun and innovative day camps, field trips and mentorship to spark and sustain their interests.
  • Biz@TIP

    A campaign to engage the business community in Singapore in combating Trafficking in Persons, to explore the roots of the issue and focus on networks, solutions and best practices.
  • Help Anna

    Women and girls everywhere need your help to break free from the cycle of violence. By visiting this site, you have taken a step towards ending violence against women worldwide.
  • Project Inspire

    Project Inspire: 5 Minutes to Change the World is a joint initiative from the Singapore Committee for UN Women and MasterCard, to help young change-makers create a better world for women and girls in Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and Africa.
  • Day Off

    The goal of this campaign is to have more Singaporeans agree that domestic workers deserve a day off- just like everyone else.
2 Oct, 2014 (Thu)
17:15-19:30, Seminar Room 3-1


October 11, 2014 (Sat)
11:00 - 13:00, #06-12/13 Orchard Central


14 Oct, 2014 (Tue)
19:00 - 21:00, 87B Amoy Street


28 Oct, 2014 (Tue)
19:30-21:00, Google Hangout


29 Oct, 2014 (Wed)
19:00 - 21:00, Boutique Theatre Room


30 Oct 2014 [Thu]
19:00 - 21:00, Register to find out more about location


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TOP NEWS   GLOBAL NEWS
  • Spotlight of SNOW gala Chef: Julien Royer

    We spent some time with the Chef De Cusine of Jaan, the featured chef of our annual gala SNOW (Say No to the Oppression of Women). Check out the interview below.  Why have you decided to get involved with SNOW? It was a very simple decision. When we have been approached for the first time, it didn’t take us long to realize that it is a very good cause that we would like...
  • Spotlight on SNOW Gala Beneficiary Project

    12 cents a day? You may be asking yourself what 12 cents could possibly accomplish. For 12 cents a day, one survivor of gender-based violence can receive comprehensive counselling, support, protection. Proceeds from our 2013 Say No to the Oppression of Women (SNOW) fundraising gala benefited 10,000 women in the Karenni refugee camps on the Thailand-Myanmar border, where domestic violence...
  • Announcing Project Inspire 2014 Winners

      Two inspired young finalists saw their projects recognised and awarded at the Project Inspire 2014 Grand Finals which were held in Singapore yesterday. Their inspirational projects transforming the lives of disadvantaged women in Vietnam and Cambodia received grants totalling US$35,000. Project Inspire: 5 Minutes to Change the World 2014, co-organized by Singapore Committee...
  • 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 Economic empowerment 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...
  • 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....
  • 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.    Glamorous Giving 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

    SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT We're pleased to share our Guest of Honour and Special Guest speakers for our annual gala: SNOW.          GUEST...
  • 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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UPCOMING EVENTS
  • 'Desert Flower' Film Screening

    2 Oct, 2014 (Thu) | 17:15-19:30

    The Singapore Committee for UN Women invites you to a film screening of Desert Flower the powerful story of the life of Somali supermodel Waris Dirie, who is now a UN spokesperson campaigning against female genital mutilation. Desert Flower: The Extraordinary Journey of a Desert Nomad was originally an autobiographical book published in 1998 about the life of Somali model, Waris Dirie....
  • 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...
  • HeForShe: STEM

    14 Oct, 2014 (Tue) | 19:00 - 21:00

    The Singapore Committee for UN Women invites you to a panel discussion featuring amazing men in STEM who, having understood the importance of progress for women, are working towards empowering women within their fields. Join us to find out more about the positive impact of empowering women in STEM can have on society. This event is in line with UN Women’s campaign #HeforShe that...
  • Trafficking in Persons Webinar

    28 Oct, 2014 (Tue) | 19:30-21:00

    The Singapore Committee for UN Women invites you to a webinar with Diana Mao, Co-founder and President of Nomi Network who will explore the reintegration of survivors of sex trafficking within society. Diana Mao received a B.A. in Business Economics/Accounting and Chinese at the University of California Santa Barbara and a Masters in Public Administration at Wagner, New York University. Nomi...
  • 'No Woman, No Cry' Film Screening

    29 Oct, 2014 (Wed) | 19:00 - 21:00

    No Woman, No Cry is a powerful documentary about maternal health and the challenges faced by pregnant women in four parts of the world: a remote Maasai tribe in Tanzania, a slum in Bangladesh, a post-abortion care ward in Guatemala, and a prenatal clinic in the United States. No one should die while giving life. Yet every day, nearly 1000 women die in childbirth or due to a complication...
  • Redefining Narratives

    30 Oct 2014 [Thu] | 19:00 - 21:00

    Stories determine who we are and how we behave as a society. The Singapore Committee for UN Women invites you to a session that will attempt to recreate a gender friendly society be rewriting these narratives. We invite you to rewrite either your favourite childhood tale or a story that infuriated or confused you to create a genuine gender balance and be a part of the discussion about how...
  • Book Club: 'The Good Women of China'

    20 Nov, 2014 (Thu) | 19:00 - 20:30

    The Singapore Committee for UN Women invites you to a discussion on the book, The Good Women of China, the gendered nuances within patriarchal societies and the consequent opportunities for women’s empowerment. The Good Women of China, a book by Xue Xinran and Ran Xin, is primarily composed of interviews Xinran conducted during her time as a radio broadcaster for the programme, ‘Words...

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