Are you called a Dreamer, Disruptor or Daredevil? Were you identified as "Thinking out of the Box" or "Chatterbox" at home or in school? If you answered YES to any of these labels then you would be the ideal participant for my presentation in Kuala Lumpur on Tuesday 23 September on "How Women and Youth Can Succeed in the Digital Economy and Prosper Social Enterprises".

Article by SISWP President Anusha Santhirasthipam

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Radio New Zealand journalist Sally Round recently interviewed Soroptimist International of the South West Pacific President Anusha Santhirasthipam on the Federation Project Sanctuary: Shelter for Women in Fiji.

Discussing the support these shelters will provide to women and children who are victims of violence and natural disaster in Fiji.

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We are pleased to announce the appointment of SI Singapore member Theresa Devasahayam to the position of SI UN Representative. Theresa is no stranger to many of us, having been a speaker at the SI Istanbul Conference in 2015 and at the COC in Sydney in 2016. Theresa will be representing SI at the UN meetings held in Bangkok where we hope to extend our presence. 

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ADVANCE NEWS RELEASE: SOROPTIMIST SANCTUARY, SHELTER FOR WOMEN GROUNDBREAKING CEREMONY


The Hon. Josaia Vorege Bainmarama, Prime Minister of Fiji together with Fiji Government Officials, Anusha Santhirasthipam, President of the Federation of Soroptimist International of the South West Pacific (SISWP) together with officials from SISWP and SI Fiji representatives will carry out an auspicious Groundbreaking Ceremony for a pioneering Social Public-Private Partnership (SPPP) and Joint-Venture to build the first Soroptimist “SANCTUARY: Shelter for Women” at Lot 2 next to Golden Age Home, Lautoka, Fiji on Friday, 24th August 2018 at 9.30am.

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