Rotary International Current Affairs, GK & News
Rotary International is an organization of service clubs known as Rotary Clubs located all over the world. It is a secular organization open to all persons regardless of race, color, creed or political preference. There are more than 32,000 clubs and over 1.2 million members world-wide. The members of Rotary Clubs are known as Rotarians. ..
On April 16, 2020, India joined hands with World Health Organization to implement National Polio Surveillance Network to contain COVID-19. Along with COVID-19, the team will also be involved to support elimination of tuberculosis and other diseases. Highlights With National Polio Surveillance Project, India eliminated polio in 2014. The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare ..
Category: International Current Affairs
The Union Health Ministry and Rotary International India National PolioPlus have signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for intensive efforts towards achieving the immunization target. The MoU aims to provide collaborative support and accelerate efforts under Polio Eradication Programme, Routine Immunization including Mission Indradhanush, Intensified Mission Indradhanush. Key areas for collaboration The collaboration seeks for social ..
The World Polio Day is observed annually across world on 24 October to create awareness about the hazards of the crippling Polio disease. The day was established by Rotary International to commemorate birth of Jonas Salk who had led the first team of researchers which had developed a vaccine against poliomyelitis (polio virus). This development ..
July 10, 2009: Ravishankar Bhooplapur appointed Governor of Rotary InternationalJuly 10, 2009 : Amit Baruah appointed Head BBC Hindi ServicesJuly 11, 2009: Roger Binny appointed Bengal coach July 10, 2009: Ravishankar Bhooplapur appointed Governor of Rotary InternationalIndian-American philanthropist Ravishankar Bhooplapur has been appointed as the Governor of Rotary International in New York. He is the ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2009