Annual Meeting 2017: Stay awake for what really matters

 

The annual meeting of the Iona Stichting took place on March 31st in the Burcht van Berlage in Amsterdam.  Next to the usual discussion about the annual report 2016, both financial and intrinsic, special attention was paid to the fact that Désanne van Brederode decided to give up her task as chairwoman, due to her many activities, amongst others for the Syrian Committee in the Netherlands.  In a speech honorary board member Michiel ter Horst thanked her for all her work. He also welcomed her successor Edward de Boer. Désanne will remain member or the General Board.
Three initiatives gave a presentation about their work in the fields of health care, education and biodynamic agriculture.

The speech of Edward de Boer you can read by clicking on his name.
Introduction annual report by Désanne van Brederode