In 2021, Rotary in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific will be 100 years old following the establishment of Rotary Clubs in Melbourne, Sydney, Auckland and Wellington in 1921. The Rotary Give Every Child A Future project will celebrate 100 years of service and in collaboration with UNICEF, we plan to vaccinate the most disadvantaged children and adolescent girls across the Pacific.
While there are many centenary project, Rotary Give Every Child A Future is the one project that involved all of Australasia and demonstrate that Rotary remains strong in today’s world. Everyone is encouraged to participate.Learn more
a scourge in the Pacific
Cervical cancer incidence and death rates are far higher than in Australia & New Zealand, screening is rare and treatment is often unavailable.
In parts of the Pacific, nearly 1 in 18 children die from vaccine preventable diseases before their 5th birthday compared to 1 in 250 in Australia.
Three new vaccines
over three years
Rotavirus to prevent rotavirus diarrhoea, pneumococcal to prevent pneumococcal disease, HPV to prevent forms of cervical cancer.
How you can help
3 actions, 2 minutes, 1 person.
You can make a world of difference!