International Workshop

Tilsworth Golf Centre Dunstable Rd, Leighton Buzzard LU7 9PU

Tilsworth Golf Centre Dunstable Rd, Leighton Buzzard LU7 9PU


 (Club International and Foundation Chairs and others interested in International activities)

Thursday 2nd August, Tilsworth Golf Club (1900-21:30)

 Purpose of the workshop

  1.  To share experiences on recent District international activities.
  2. To provide an update on RF, district and RIBI criteria for Global and District grants.

All clubs are invited to participate, learn and share their international experiences. Tables will be available for showing posters, pictures and leaflets providing opportunity for small group discussions.

Draft Programme

From 1815           Arrival, set up tables and posters (ShelterBox, WaterBox, Lendwithcare)

1900-1910            Welcome, Introduction and purpose (Jim Ellis-Jones, Rotary Club of Barton le Clay)

1910-1920       The role of RIBI, District Resource Networks “Facilitators” & Coordinators”

Presentations and experience sharing

1920-1950            Trees in Development: East Africa (Paul and Carol Keeley, Rotary Club of Newcastle)

1950-2020            Haiti water aid (Bob Harris, Rotary Club of Hitchin Tilehouse)

2020-2050            Laos school (Peter Banwell – Rotary Club of Leighton Linslade)

2050-2100            District and Foundation grants (Paul Redwood, Rotary Club of Baldock)

2100-2130             View posters and small group discussions.