Rotary International Hamburg Convention

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Saturday, 1 June – Wednesday, 5 June

At the Rotary International Convention and Pre-Convention you can expect a diverse and exciting program. During the Convention there will be many large events with interesting speakers, along with smaller Breakout Sessions that allow for active discussions amongst the attendees. You can end each day with a variety of evening activities that we have planned for you.… Read more

CHANGING THE LIVES OF WOMEN

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To mark International Women’s Day, Issy Sanderson, a member of the Rotary Club of York Ainsty has organised a life changing workshop  in partnership with Days for Girls.

The project, which encourages the manufacture and distribution of washable, reusable hygiene kits for girls and women in developing countries.

Issy and over 300 volunteers, including members of the public, school groups and the Lord Mayor of York, have taken to the iconic setting of York Minster to host Great Britain and Ireland’s largest ever Days for Girls workshop, where they will make hundreds of kits.… Read more

Rotary condemns deadly attack on polio security personnel in Pakistan!

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Rotary members and our partners in the fight to eradicate polio offer our heartfelt condolences and express a deep sadness in the wake of a horrific bomb attack in Quetta, Pakistan, that took the lives of at least 15 security personnel today.

This attack outside a polio immunization centre is a stark reminder of the dangers faced by Rotary, our partners in the Global Polio Eradication Initiative, and the brave women and men on the front lines of our effort to protect all children from the paralysing effects of polio.

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