Mr Yiannos Georgiades attended the 109th Rotary International Convention (June 23-27) in Toronto, Canada. More than 24,000 registered participants from 175 countries will be attending the Convention from all around the World. Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, Princess Anne, made a special appearance during the opening ceremony. Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada, will be one of the speakers at this year’s Convention.
This year’s speakers also include Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director-general of the World Health Organization; Ann Gloag, founder of the Gloag Foundation and Freedom From Fistula Foundation; Caryl Stern, president and CEO of UNICEF USA, former first lady of the United States Laura Bush, an advocate for literacy, health care, and human rights, and Helen Clark, former prime minister of New Zealand and former administrator of the United Nations Development Programme. Bush is the wife of George W. Bush, president from 2001 to 2009.