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Weekly Newsletter:Nov 20, 2014

November 20, 2014
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Weekly Newsletter:Nov 20, 2014

Mr. Peter Goff, General Manager of The Bookworm, also a Rotarian from RC Chengdu, spoke about The Bookworm. The Bookworm is more than a bookshop; it also stages reading, talks, debates, book launches, music gigs and many other intellectual exchanges. Peter briefly talked about The Bookworm’s signature events: International Literacy Festival, World Alliance, Flash...

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Weekly Newsletter:Nov 16, 2014

November 16, 2014
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Weekly Newsletter:Nov 16, 2014

IPP Ruby Chang presented the Rotary China District and China extension. District 0052 includes all clubs in China except Guangdong Province. As the Assistant Special Representative, IPP Ruby assists SR Randal in overseeing North China and as well as chairing the Government Affairs Committee. The total impact to date in China by Rotary service...

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Weekly Newsletter:Nov 7, 2014

November 10, 2014
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Weekly Newsletter:Nov 7, 2014

Rotarian Stefan Albrecht, Chair of the Foundation Committee, marking the Foundation Month, reported on the Foundation work and kicked off the Annual Program Fund drive. One of the key tasks of the Foundation Committee is to sponsor humanitarian projects in and outside of our communities in cooperation with foreign clubs, and in so doing, promotes...

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Weekly Newsletter:Nov 1, 2014

November 10, 2014
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Weekly Newsletter:Nov 1, 2014

Mr. Alaric Fairbanks, Director Asia, Animal and Crop Health of GfK, spoke about “China’s Agriculture at Farm Level — food security, safety, economic and business”. Agriculture is not a standalone subject, it touches and is touched by central issues, particularly in China, which has Agricultural crop area of 162 million ha, more than double...

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Weekly Newsletter: Oct 24, 2014

November 10, 2014
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Weekly Newsletter: Oct 24, 2014

Dr. Bernhard Schwartlaender, World Health Organization Representative in China, spoke about “WHO China — A Space for Health”. With the rapid change and development in China, the government has new and emerging priorities on health. Healthcare is reforming. China has made huge progress to expand coverage of Health Insurance to 95% of population. Rural...

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Weekly Newsletter:October 17

November 10, 2014
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Weekly Newsletter:October 17

Mr. Ian Johnson, New York Times Reporter and Pulitzer Prize Winner, spoke on “Beyond Economic Growth: China’s Search For Lasting Values”. Since the late 19th century, China has embarked on a long journey of seeking balance of creating a modern state and spiritual salvation. Ian walked through this relentless effort by the state as...

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