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HM delivering the keynote address at the First Foundation Talk, Frankfurt

Her Majesty Gyalyum Sangay Choden Wangchuck, the President and founder of RENEW is in Frankfurt, Germany to grace the “First Foundation Talk on the work of Foundations in an international context” organized by the Patrizia Children Foundation, Germany.

Her Majesty delivered the key note address at the event on 12th Sept, 2018. Her Majesty underlined the shared vision of building a brighter future for children worldwide so that they can grow up in a safe and secure environment.

An MoU was signed between Her Majesty and Mr. Wolfgang Eggar, CEO of the Patrizia Children’s Foundation to fund the construction of the children’s facility at the Regional Central Gawailing in Bumthang.

HM and Mr. Wolfgang Egger

This first foundation talk involves three foundations from the three continents of Asia, Europe and Africa. The PATRIZIA Children Foundation was established in 1999 by Wolfgang Egger, to create living spaces for needy children and youths all over the world by building houses and homes. The foundation has supported 16 projects worldwide.

The Sauti Kuu Foundation in Kenya, Africa supports projects for the personal development of young people in Kenya and Germany.
Mr. Wolfgang Egger, CEO of PATRIZIA Children’s Foundation , Dr Auma Obama, founder of the Sauti Kuu Foundation and Tandin Wangmo, the Executive Director of RENEW participated at the inaugural Foundation Talk.

HM with Mr Wolfgang Egger, CEO of PCF and Dr. Auma Obama founder of Sauti Kuu Foundation and HRH ECW at the event 13 September, Frankfurt