Union - Corps San Lazare International achieves Special Consultative Status within UN (January 2014)
More good news from the United Nations front: the United Grand Priories of the Hospitaller Order of Saint Lazarus of Jerusalem is proud to announce that the Union -Corps San Lazare International has been recommended by the NGO Committee of the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations (UN-ECOSOC) to be granted the title of Special Consultative Status, during the 4th and 5th sessions of 1st meeting of the NGO Committee in the year 2014, held from 21 January to January 30, 2014 in New York City.
Hearty congratulations goes to the members and officers of the Union - Corps San Lazare International headed by its President Wolfgang Steinhardt. A very well deserved milestone to a member organisation of the United Grand Priories which has always been in the forefront of innovations and initiatives.
The Union - Corps San Lazare International is the biggest sister Lazarite organisation within the United Grand Priories of the Hospitaller Order of Saint Lazarus of Jerusalem. They have been in the forefront in creating the necessary enthusiasm for increased Lazarite presence in the various countries in which they operate. again, congratulations.