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UN activities, issues, themes, work

Grammarian

You know those days when you are so busy you don’t know what to do next? And then all the days when you think you’ll never catch up? Continue reading

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Club Visitor Trophy, District 109, Toastmasters, Catch the Flag!
What did I do last Monday night? As an active Toastmaster, I enjoy listening to people speak. As the F2 Area Director, I like to visit my clubs occasionally.  Continue reading

UN Women Lightbearers

I’m writing this full of inspiration of what we did today. Continue reading

Why I nearly cried today

It is the second Tuesday in the month so there was a Toastmasters meeting at lunchtime. It is the first meeting after handing over the leadership to Sunil. Continue reading

Anniversary Celebration of Women’s Federation for World Peace in Upper Austria and new Ambassadors for Peace

I put together a PowerPoint of photos which I found from my time in Linz 1990-1996. I could not find a diary or any other material, leaflets, just a couple of digital files and photos on synology. Continue reading

President van der Bellen visits “UNO City”

The Viennese lovingly call it UNO City. We call it the VIC. Most Viennese don’t even know what V.I.C. stands for. It is the Vienna International Centre. And that is the third United Nations Headquarters, after New York and Geneva, Vienna.

What a week! From welcoming the Austrian Federal President to the United Nations in Vienna, to the Toastmasters Social Event, how can I sum it up? Continue reading

Lunchtime at the UN

I usually like to walk across the plaza at lunchtime, just to see what the weather is like outside. Sitting in the air-conditioned offices of the UN all day and then in winter, travelling to and from work in the dark, I make a point of feeling what type of day it is outside. Continue reading

VIC Staff Party

Toastmasters teaches me to just say what I want to say. Clare Josa teaches me to overcome the Imposter Syndrome.

The little voice inside says, “Who cares what you think, say and do?” Then why do I have this blog?

I am committed to making a difference, being a passionate world changer, Continue reading

Melbourne Missionary in 1954

Fascinating reading about David SC Kim as a UN student in Wales, UK resulting in a missionary to/from Melbourne in 1954-1956 to Korea. http://familyfedihq.org/2017/06/a-man-with-a-mission-part-3/. Continue reading

Gender Balanced Leadership

WiN Global- Women in Nuclear- and IAEA- International Atomic Energy Agency- together with Professional Women’s Peace Network (PWN) held an event at the Diplomatic Academy in Vienna on Monday evening 12 June 2017. Continue reading

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