Category Archives: Economic and Community Development

Rotary – Fight Hunger in Your Community

Dear Rotarians: According to the UN World Food Programme, nearly one billion people live in chronic hunger today—around one in seven people on earth. Deprived of proper nutrition, malnourished children are especially vulnerable to common diseases such as measles and … Continue reading

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Project idea – 1st nations community

Rotary Club of Bowmanville, ON, Launches First Nations Initiative In November 2008 the Hon Paul Martin was quoted as saying “Aboriginal Canadians do every bit as well as other Canadians, depending on their level of education……” The single most important … Continue reading

Posted in Economic and Community Development, Education and Basic Literacy | 1 Comment