At a local commemorative service, in Surrey Hills, the following was read as part of the service. The alignment to the ideals of Rotary, resonates throughout the work. I Dream A World I dream a world where man No other man will scorn, Where love will bless the earth And peace its paths adorn. I … Continue reading From ANZAC Day…
Wednesday April 17, 2019 The Business Excellence Awards of Manningham provide a platform for businesses of all shapes and sizes to showcase themselves, highlight their strengths and celebrate their points of difference. What are the things that make them stand out from the crowd in an increasingly competitive environment. Our guest speaker, Maria Rigoni has … Continue reading Connecting with business in Manningham
February 9, 2019 Dr. Ujala Nayyar dreams, both figuratively and literally, about a world that is free from polio. Nayyar, the World Health Organization's surveillance officer in Pakistan’s Punjab province, says she often imagines the outcome of her work in her sleep. In her waking life, she leads a team of health workers who … Continue reading Living the dream to eradicate polio
With the outline and the details of the plans of the emerging Rotaract Club of Manningham, there is a heart warming story of Rotaract service on the Rotary International web site. New Rotaract Club is creating community
My dear friends and fellow Rotary leaders, This year, on 24 October, Rotary will again mark World Polio Day. I am writing to ask all of you to join me on that day in raising global awareness of the urgent need to End Polio Now. I have been a Rotarian since long before Rotary committed … Continue reading A letter from Barry Rassin
The question of how to measure development and human well-being has attracted the attention of economists, policy-makers, researchers, and other social scientists for decades. For example, the Human Development Index produced by the United Nations seeks to measures a country’s achievements in three specific areas: living standards, health, and education. But what about peace? How … Continue reading Peace – how do we measure it?
A published profile is a valuable asset (especially when it IS good news!) and we are delighted to share our national profile, published in the July edition of Rotary Down Under - the Australia and New Zealand publication for all members of Rotary clubs. Rotary Down Under, July 2018 - Membership Article