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Rotary in Review
3 December 2021 A roundup of Rotary news
Advocating for education around the world
Rotary has teamed up with the Global Partnership for Education and it’s already having an impact in countries like Kenya, Rwanda, and Pakistan. In Kenya, the organization helped implement a plan that included making primary education free, which increased enrollment from 72 percent in 2003 to 88 percent in 2012 and closed the gender gap, achieving nearly equal numbers of boys and girls in school. Read more
This week's stories
Rotary takes part in climate summit
RI President Shekhar Mehta joined a Rotary delegation to a United Nations climate conference in Glasgow, Scotland, on 10 November to explore ways Rotary can work on environmental challenges, including by restoring mangroves, a crucial ecosystem that can mitigate the effects of climate change in coastal areas. Read more
International Day of Persons with Disabilities
This year’s International Day of Persons with Disabilities on 3 December celebrates the challenges, barriers, and opportunities for people who live with disabilities within the context of a global pandemic. Read blog posts from Rotary members who are involved in living out Rotary’s commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.
Webinar on sustainability in WASH projects
Join a webinar 9 December to learn more about the Rotary and USAID partnership in Ghana including evidence of sustainable challenges in Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene projects and how Rotary members are working to address these.
Explore our new podcast
Listen to Rotary stories on our new podcast, Rotary Voices Podcast, available on Anchor and Spotify. Episodes include a student mentoring program in Michigan and a discussion of women in Rotary.

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