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Rotary receives top honors for Future Vision

Rotary has received a silver Edison Award in recognition of the Future Vision Plan, the new grant model that enhances the scope, impact, and sustainability of humanitarian and educational projects...
2013-04-26

Global Vaccine Summit yields US$4 billion in funding commitments to polio endgame plan

The 2013-18 Polio Eradication and Endgame Strategic Plan and about US$4 billion in funding commitments took center stage at the Global Vaccine Summit in Abu Dhabi 24-25 April.
2013-04-25

Engineering sustainable water solutions in Latin America

P erched in the rugged mountains of central Ecuador, the village of Tingo Pucará seems an unlikely place for artistic inspiration to strike. But Tony Riggio never leaves his camera behind – and...
2013-03-22

Lessons learned from the International H2O Collaboration

Dozens of broken hand pumps dot villages in Ghana ─ evidence of well-intentioned efforts gone awry because sustainability wasn’t built into the projects that installed them. Perhaps fees...
2013-03-22

Swim marathon, crocus sale to mark Rotary’s anniversary

Thousands of participants around the world plan to swim 100 meters or more on 23 February in a global swimming event that is just one of many activities celebrating Rotary’s 108th anniversary.
2013-03-22

News anchor says Rotary Scholarship gave him a broader perspective

Far away and long ago are not enough to diminish the impact of a 1991 Ambassadorial Scholarship in Australia for Patrick Nolan. The anchor at the Fox TV station in Fort Myers, Florida, USA, says...
2013-02-14

Register for Lisbon convention and discover city's shopping charms

Shoppers love Lisbon, Portugal, and Rotarians who attend the 2013 RI Convention, 23-26 June, will find that each neighborhood has its own charms. Throughout the city, larger retailers typically...
2013-01-10
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