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23 September 2016
Zonta International joins UNFPA’s Safe Birth Even Here campaign
On Tuesday, 20 September, Zonta International, represented by United Nations Committee Chairman Leslie Wright, joined UNFPA in New York to officially pledge its support for the Safe Birth Even Here campaign.
21 September 2016
Zonta International celebrates International Day of Peace as a champion for Sustainable Development Goals
26 September 2016
Side event at the 8th Session of the Conference of the Parties - 19 October
The side event aims to increase and differentiate awareness of the growing danger from the numerous ways of criminal trafficking in persons and underlines the hidden risks of “forced migration” as base for organ “harvesting.”
15 September 2016
Zonta International Honorary Member Dame Margaret Anstee dies at 90 years old
Zonta International Honorary Member Dame Margaret Anstee died at her home on 25 August. She was a diplomat with more than 40 years of service in the United Nations, and the first woman to hold a number of appointments.
9 September 2016
24 August 2016
15 August 2016
The 2016 YWPA recipients from 30 districts and one region and the ten International Recipients have been announced.
North America Caribbean Europe Africa Asia South America Australia & New Zealand
Zonta Club of Indianapolis, USA
"As a member of Zonta, I have travelled extensively to International Conventions; learned about the conditions of women around the world; made many, many friends both in the US and abroad; and through leadership in the Zonta club, and district, enhanced my skills in my own career."
Zonta Club Bad Soden-Kronberg, Germany
“I believe that we, an international women for women organisation, can make a difference for women all over the world. I personally think that this is especially true when we join forces and Dollars to support big UN Projects. It is great to be part of a group of motivated, energetic women who want to change the world for a better place. ”
Zonta Club of Accra II, Ghana
“Becoming a zontian gave true meaning to giving back to people less fortunate than me. It defined my purpose and fulfillment in changing the lives of young girls who we help put through school.”
Zonta Club of Tauranga Area, New Zealand
“As part of Zonta for the past 9 years, I have enjoyed the opportunity of meaningful friendship and community service. Being part of a group of professional women who find time in their busy lives to contribute to local, national, and international projects close to our hearts, is a privilege. ”
The Amelia Earhart Fellowship
International Service Program
Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship
Young Women in Public Affairs Award