Category: SCWO Members

Member Spotlight: Singapore Muslim Women’s Association (PPIS)

The Singapore Muslim Women’s Association or Persatuan Pemudi Islam Singapura (PPIS) was set up in 1952 with a mission to inspire women and strengthen families. From a group of 22 founding members who voluntarily ran empowerment and development programmes while bringing errant husbands to court, the organisation is now staffed by 190 professionals. Today, PPIS […]

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How Ready are Women for Retirement in Singapore?

We all know that Singapore has one of the fastest ageing populations in the world. The question is, are we prepared? SCWO collaborated with Centre for Research on the Economics of Ageing (CREA) to hold a focus group discussion to discuss the issue of Women’s Preparedness for Ageing and Retirement. A total of 29 people, […]

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International Women’s Day Celebrations by Member Organisations

8 March – International Women’s Day, celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women. In Singapore, many of our members have taken this opportunity to celebrate women’s progress throughout the month of March. Scroll down to view the activities that each organisation has done.   Italian Women’s Group dedicated their International Women’s Day charity lunch […]

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April 03, 2017
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