General Assembly of HOPE'87

On 22nd of October the annual General Assembly of HOPE’87 took place in the beautiful settings of the „Haerdtl Zimmer“ of the Federal Chancellery of Austria.

The Chairperson, Mme Ambassador Brigitte Brenner, provided the audience with a summary of the activities of the Board and Secretary General, Mr Robert Ottitsch, informed the General Assembly about the positive achievements of the organisation, highlighting the launch of a new country office in Bhutan.  He then invited all guests to a virtual trip around the world presenting all 28 new projects and programmes implemented by each of the HOPE'87 Country Offices in the past 12 months.

The event was honored by the presence of many guests and well-wishers, including the Honorary Consul of the Royal Kingdom of Bhutan Marie-Christine Weinberger, Mr Regis-Kevin Bakyono, Representative of the Embassy of Burkina Faso in Vienna and Ambassador (ret) Dr Richard Wotava, the first Chairperson of HOPE’87 at its beginnings in the eighties 1980s.

The General Assembly unanimously approved the Annual Financial Report, the Reports of the External Auditors and the Annual Activity Report.