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
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.
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...
"Yes, Prime Minister" Creates Support for Local Program
The British Theatre Playhouse Charity Gala Performance supported by the British Chamber and European Chamber of Commerce in aid of Singapore Committee for UN Women and Beauitful People took place on Friday May 9th. The Guest of Honour was our superb Patron, His Excellency Anthony Phillipson and his wife, Julie Phillipson.
After the performance there was an excellent dinner served...
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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...
Annual SNOW Gala
September 26, 2014 | 7pm until late
For enquiries and seat/table bookings, contact +65 6222 3239 or email email@example.comRead the latest on SNOW 2014 programme highlights at www.snow.org.sg
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...
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...
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.
In a country where only 7% of boards comprise of women, this event showcases groundbreaking initiatives to create financial and corporate opportunities...