South Korea Announced To Host The 9th General Assembly 2017 (Aug 31st – Sept 3rd)

We thank all those who expressed interest to host the 9th General Assembly and the International Council is pleased to announce that the successful  bid is “Bright Smile Movement” in Seoul South Korea . This event celebrates 20 years since the movement was founded at a conference in Tokyo in 1997.

The General Assembly is a 4 day event from 31st August to 3rd of September 2017 organised by the successful host nation to bring like minded individuals and organisations together to share and develop global strategies for a kinder world. The agenda for this international milestone will address all aspects of the important role kindness plays with the escalating climate of a world struggling to be the best it can be.

If you are a member or interested party and would like to either sponsor this prestigious event or attend then please contact,
Mr Michael Lloyd-White, General Secretary
General.Secretary@theworldkindnessmovement.org
Mail The World Kindness Movement
Mail PO Box 20828 World Square Sydney,
NSW 2002 Australia Telephone 612 9362 8008

Applications To Host The 10th & 11th General Assemblies in 2019 & 2021  OPEN

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We have outlined the desired parameters of the General Assembly to accommodate presentations, workshops and the 2nd World Kindness Movement Youth Council. All bids must be in by midnight (Sydney time) 1st of March 2017. Bids shortlisted will be notified by the 14th of March 2018 and the successful bids will be announced no later than the 1st of May 2018. 

Observer and or non member nations are welcomed to submit bids as hosting this event has traditionally propelled the profile of the host nation’s campaign both nationally and internationally. Potential sponsors, Hotel, Airline and Travel partners are welcome to provide incentives to offset costs, subject to being approved by the International Council.

The WKM International Council will review all applications without fear or favour and select the bid which promises to provide the best overall experience for delegates and is in the best interest of the global and national campaigns. Please do not hesitate to contact the Secretariat office should you have any questions. We look forward to receiving your bid with much anticipation.

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