The International Opera Contest is one of the four Host Events available to all registrants in the Lisbon Convention who wish to enroll. This event will happen in the Teatro Nacional São Carlos, one of the most beautiful theatre rooms in all Lisbon. There you’ll see performances from incredible young lyric singers from all around [...]
Between the 13th and the 19th January 2013, the Host Organization Committee for the 104th Rotary International Convention was in San Diego promoting the Lisbon Convention during the International Assembly. 530 Rotary Governors from all over the world and their guests shared with us their enthusiasm regarding the Lisbon Convention and were able to take [...]
The World Health Organization has officially removed India from the list of polio-endemic countries. Ghulam Nabi Azad, India’s minister of Health and Family Welfare, made the announcement at the Polio Summit 2012 in New Delhi on 25 February. Azad said that he had been informed of WHO’s action by its director-general, Dr. Margaret Chan. “It [...]
Opening session for the Rotary International Assembly in San Diego, the theme for 2012/2013 is “Peace Through Service”. This theme for 2012/2013 perfectly matches the Lisbon Convention theme: “Lisbon - A Harbor for Peace”.
Our challenge takes more than to hold a Rotary International Convention. Our challenge is to have in Lisbon a milestone International Convention ever. Portugal loves challenges: In the 15th century someone said that the world ended in Cape of Good Hope, and we proved that there was a way to India. In the 16th century [...]