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Cooking Contest: Join the tasty & healthy Charity Project

February 10, 2021By
Cooking Contest: Join the tasty & healthy Charity Project

Dear members, If you like cooking and sharing your creativity with others, this is an activity for you! You may also include your family and friends and spend some funny moments to cheer up the lockdown times. Our well known charity Samaritans has invited us to their fund-raising activity with the purpose to finance summer […]

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Jewellery with words – an idea born in the National Library of Latvia.

November 30, 2020By
Jewellery with words – an idea born in the National Library of Latvia.

Rotas ar vārdiem – ideja dzimusi Latvijas Nacionālajā bibliotēkā. IWCR: Could you tell us a little about VERBA, your philosophy and company values?  VERBA (“words” in Latin) is a jewellery brand by the Latvian designer Anna Fanigina. This year VERBA is celebrating its 15th anniversary. Words are the main source of inspiration to make jewellery, and each piece has an inscription in Latin or Ancient Greek. The […]

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In interview with Jordane Czapski from Decathlon

November 29, 2020By
In interview with Jordane Czapski from Decathlon

With its mission “We aim to sustainably bring the power of sport to everyone, everywhere” Decathlon just opened its first store in Latvia in October 2020. Decathlon has 1,647 stores in 57 countries across the world. We are very grateful to store leader Jordane Czapski, and her team supporting our cause. We met virtually with […]

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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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Swiss Cheese Online Cooking Event, Dec 4th

November 18, 2020By
Swiss Cheese Online Cooking Event, Dec 4th

Dear members, we are very grateful to the Embassy of Switzerland for this unique event. You are kindly invited to sign-up for an online cooking class with the Swiss Ambassador Konstantin Obolensky and his wife Annette to make a traditional cheese recipe. When: Friday, 4 December, Time: 6pm, ca. for one hour, food will be […]

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