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Kevin Rex, the Ambassador of Canada in an video interview

November 19, 2020By
Kevin Rex, the Ambassador of Canada in an video interview

Canada produces 85 percent of the world’s maple syrup. With forests brimming with majestic red, black and sugar maples. Maple syrup has long been part of Canada’s cultural fabric. The country’s indigenous peoples taught the early European settlers how to harvest sap and boil it to make maple syrup. Today, Canadian maple syrup is exported […]

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woolig – a family business from Latvia

November 18, 2020By
woolig – a family business from Latvia

wooligs‘ journey began in a diverse northern Baltic climate. A small but abundant country of Latvia where winter temperatures dip to -25 °C and rise to summer highs of +25 °C. Inherently, this led to creating an all-season slipper that can be worn to provide comfort all year round. “Nordic climate provides us with a […]

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Finding joy in Your everyday life – Virtual Lecture

November 18, 2020By
Finding joy in Your everyday life – Virtual Lecture

Dear members, we are vey glad to invite you to a Virtual Lecture with Helene Saleniece. We organise this event jointly with Children Palliative Care Society, who generously donate their resources and invite to this inspiring lecture. The event is part of this year’s IWCR individual fundraising cultural events. All its earnings proceed to the […]

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Rich heritage inspires jewellery made in Latvia

November 12, 2020By
Rich heritage inspires jewellery made in Latvia

Baltu Rotas from Sigulda is supporting our IWCR Christmas Journey by donating an item to our Online Auction as well as a calendar discount. Baltu Rotas creates Baltic jewelry connecting us with Latvian’s historical past. From the days of the Semigallian chiefs, Nameja rings take the strength from our roots and weave the power into […]

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Āgenskals – Guided Tour Nov 6th – “Slovakia meets Latvia”

November 7, 2020By
Āgenskals – Guided Tour Nov 6th – “Slovakia meets Latvia”

We continue our intercultural journey. Yesterday, Andrea Ziman Babcanova from Slovak Embassy in Latvia invited us on a walking tour through her favorite discrict of Rīga, Agenskalns. The weather conditions couldn’t have been any better. Artūrs Adamsons from E.A.T. Riga Tours guided us through small streets, passing the wooden buildings, telling us fun facts about […]

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Charity Committee Meeting – Oct 29th

October 26, 2020By
Charity Committee Meeting – Oct 29th

Dear Ladies,  Our charity work is very close to our hearts. Throughout the year we support different charity associations around Rīga. The IWCR members seek to raise funds to provide support and financial assistance for charities. Our primary focus is on helping families, young mothers, the elderly and the abused both in Riga and the Latvian countryside. Meeting Details […]

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