About Us

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The District’s Mission

As all the Toastmasters Districts around the world, our District – District 59 – fulfills a specific mission, common to all the Districts:

We build new clubs and support all clubs in achieving excellence.

In 2019-2020, the Core Team added the adjective “sustainable” to excellence:

We build new clubs and support all clubs in achieving sustainable excellence.

About District 59

Toastmasters International is the world’s leading organization devoted to the improvement and development of individual communication and leadership skills.

Toastmasters District 59 consists of over 110 Clubs and around 5300 Members (in 2021) across 5 countries: Belgium, France, Luxembourg, Monaco and the Netherlands.


Then, accross this beautiful Western Continental Europe region, each group of 3 to 6 Clubs is taken care of by an Area Director who visits them and builds the bridge to the District.
3 or more Areas can be gathered in a Division.
The Division Director is the team leader for the Division’s Area Directors. She or he reports to the District Director.

Our District counts the following 7 Divisions:

  • Division A – North and North-Western France
  • Division B – Belgium, Zeeland and Lille
  • Division C – Region of Amsterdam
  • Division D – Luxembourg and Alsace-Lorraine
  • Division E – Southern Netherlands
  • Division F – Southern France 
  • Division G – Northern Netherlands