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Strengthening international Service through ICCs

Strengthening international Service through ICCs

For those of you who will be attending the Rotary International Convention in Houston, you may join us on Monday 6 June 2002 - 03:00 to 05:00 hrs PM for a meeting on Strengthening international Service through ICCs. This meeting will take place in the Montgomery Room...

Rotary ICC International Conference – Dreaming Peace Together

Rotary ICC International Conference – Dreaming Peace Together

Virtual online conference. Support for humanitarian crisis in Ukraine - Event organized by the Inter-Coutry Committees Executive Council in partnership with Rotaract Europe MDIO (ERIC - European Rotaract Information Center) and in replacement of the ICC International...

ICC event in France

ICC event in France

On the occasion of the Centennial of Rotary in France, District 1660 (Paris) organizes its conference on December 11 and 12 in Versailles on the theme of the Francophonie in the service of Peace. On this occasion, all the French-speaking Inter-country committees or in...

2021 VIRTUAL ROTARY CONVENTION * J-2

2021 VIRTUAL ROTARY CONVENTION * J-2

There is still time to register for the Intercountry Committees Preconvention: Opening Opportunities for Peace! If you have already registered for the RI Convention, write to riregistration@rotary.org to add the preconvention to your registration. Otherwise you can...

Virtual Rotary UNESCO Conference

Virtual Rotary UNESCO Conference

This year, UNESCO is celebrating the 75th anniversary of the entry into force of its Constitution. The ICC Executive Council co-organized a conference to celebrate 75th years of NGO's contribution to the UNESCO's Missions. UNESCO was created to respond to the firm...

Join us for the “Mediterranean Peace Initiative Conference

Join us for the “Mediterranean Peace Initiative Conference

You are invited to participate to a virtual conference, the Rotaract Mediterranean MDIO and the ICC Executive Council, are jointly organizing on the theme “Mediterranean Peace Initiative”. This conference will take place, online, on Saturday 28th November at...

Intercountry Committees News & Features

ICC Great-Britain & Ireland – Southern Africa.

ICC Great-Britain & Ireland – Southern Africa.

The new Inter-Country Committee between Great-Britain & Ireland and Southern Africa was chartered on the 21th November 2021 during a virtual ceremony attended by Katerina Kotsali-Papadimitriou, Rotary International Director, David Ellis, Chairman of the Executive...

The German Annual Conference for the International Service

The German Annual Conference for the International Service

The German Annual Conference for the International Service and Intercountry Committees took place in Frankfurt on November 12-13, 2021.Speakers included ICC Executive Council Chairman Cyril Noirtin, PRIP Holger Knaack, Frank Meik (German Governor Council) as well as...

A new ICC Argentina – Italy – Malta – San Marino

A new ICC Argentina – Italy – Malta – San Marino

The charter ceremony of the new ICC between Argentina and Italy, Malta, San Marino took place on May 12, 2021 in a virtual online meeting. More than two hundred people attended the ceremony, under the witness of Celia Cruz de Giay, Past Vice President of Rotary...

New orizons from the Land of Abraham

New orizons from the Land of Abraham

On March 30, 2021, the online event "New orizons from the Land of Abraham - The Bridge of Pope Francis after his apostolic journey to Iraq" took place on the Zoom platform. It was organized by the ICC National Sections Italy-Malta-San Marino and Belgium-GD Luxembourg,...

Past Rotary ICC Executive Council Chairman Anton Polsterer dies

Past Rotary ICC Executive Council Chairman Anton Polsterer dies

It is with great sadness that the ICC Executive Council must inform you of the passing of Intercountry Committee Executive Council Former Chairman Anton (Tony) Polsterer on the 15 March 2021 at the age of 86. Tony joined Rotary in Vienna in 1986 and transferred to the...

A new ICC between Philippines and Taiwan

A new ICC between Philippines and Taiwan

The charter ceremony of the new InterCountry Committee between Philippines and Taiwan took place on Wednesday 24th February 2021 at the Okada Manila Resort in Metro Manila, Philippines. Many persons attended the ceremony, under the witness of PRIP Gary Huang, PRID...

A new ICC between GB&I and Portugal

A new ICC between GB&I and Portugal

The charter ceremony of the new InterCountry Committee between Great Britain and Ireland and Portugal took place virtually on Sunday 14th March 2021. Over 50 persons attended the ceremony and among them, were Rotary International Director-elect Nicki Scott, Judith...

Past Rotary ICC Executive Council General Secretary Arthur Bowden dies

Past Rotary ICC Executive Council General Secretary Arthur Bowden dies

It is with great sadness that the ICC Executive Council must inform you of the passing of Intercountry Committee Executive Council Former General Secretary Arthur Bowden in Salisbury Hospital on the 1st January 2021 at the age of 92. Arthur was a founding member and...

Happy New Year 2021

Happy New Year 2021

On behalf of the Executive Council of the Inter-Country Committees and the Taipei Preconvention Organizing Committee, I wish you a happy new year 2021. May this new year bring happiness and health to you and your loved ones and I wish you success in all the projects...

Charter of a new ICC between GB&I and Germany

Charter of a new ICC between GB&I and Germany

On the evening of 20th December 2020, I had the chance to take part in the charter ceremony of the ICC between Great Britain & Ireland and Germany. Reaching across borders to promote peace, international understanding and goodwill are an integral part of Rotary’s...

Past Rotary International President Luis Vicente Giay dies

Past Rotary International President Luis Vicente Giay dies

Luis Vicente Giay, a past Rotary International president died on 29 August. He was 82. His involvement and great support to the Intercountry Committees was very well known. Giay served as RI president in 1996-97 and used his term to encourage governors to lead their...

Supporting the environment becomes a new area of focus

Supporting the environment becomes a new area of focus

The Rotary Foundation Trustees and Rotary International Board of Directors have both unanimously approved adding a new area of focus: supporting the environment. More than $18 million in Foundation global grant funding has been allocated to environment-related...

Past Rotary International President Frank J. Devlyn dies

Past Rotary International President Frank J. Devlyn dies

Frank J. Devlyn, a former Rotary International president who encouraged members to think ahead and take quick action on humanitarian issues, died on 27 May. Devlyn was a friend and a great supporter of ICCs. On March 25, 2001, at an ICC conference organized in Lille,...