Please find here the new Message from the President with a video message at the end. Renata Trottmann Probst reflects on the first year of her biennium and thanks Soroptimists for their relentless hard work.
Renata Trottmann Probst is first Swiss in 30 years to take the helm of Soroptimist International of Europe Geneva, 1 October 2017 –Renata Trottmann Probst has succeeded Maria Elisabetta de Franciscis as President of the Soroptimist International of Europe. She is leading the European Federation for two years under the motto, “We Stand Up for Women.” “In the face of growing pressure on our lifestyle and challenges to our values, I have chosen to focus on protecting and advancing women’s rights in my biennium,” says Swiss Soroptimist Renata. “Trafficking, FGM, domestic violence, stalking, child and forced marriage are all very real threats which need to be addressed.” She hopes to inspire Unions and Clubs to defend women against all violations, not only violations in the physical sense, but also the violations of basic human rights for women, such as the right to education, the right to equal pay and the right to equal access to justice. reed more
In her VIDEO (28.09.2017) address to the membership posted on the SIE website, SIE President Renata says,
“I am passionate about women’s rights and hope to motivate Soroptimists in our Federation to be a powerful force for these causes.”
OCTOBER 2017 WELCOME VIDEO https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RpkpsAeAaWc&authuser=0
4 VICE PRESIDENTS https://youtu.be/lK4R3-HzhBU
ORANGE THE WORLD https://youtu.be/5045zfvUoBA
HUMAN RIGHTS DAY VIDEO hier 10 december message
WELCOME to the President of SI Europe, Renata Trottmann Probst and SIE Peace Prize Winnar Mme Gégé Katana
Thank you for your visit!
It was a pleasure to have you on our Union meeting and it was great to hear your speech :