A Brighter Vision through Service

Portuguese Rotary Clubs have been collecting old used glasses since 2010 in order to recycle and send them to countries where they can be used by needed children. Since September 2010,  30 Rotary, Rotaract and Interact Clubs, schools as well as people in general got involved. There has been collected about 2000 glasses, 400 lenses, [...]

International Opera Contest

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 [...]

India is no longer polio endemic

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 [...]