Past Events 2016 – 2017

“From Deepwater Horizon to the Arctic Ocean:Exploring the Secrets of the Deep”

Professor Larry Mayer, the Director of the School of Maritime Science and Ocean Engineering and the Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping at the University of New Hampshire.  

Friday June 2nd, 2017




“At the cutting edge of social change – women who make a difference and why they matter”

Kerry Kennedy, President of Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights

Friday May 19, 2017






Three stages of a professional woman’s life: Professor and researcher, President of Latvia, social activist
H.E Dr. Vaira Vike-Freiberga
, President of the World Leadership Alliance, Club de Madrid and former President of Latvia

Tuesday ,April 11, 2017 UNwebcast




“Women’s Economic empowerment in the changing world of work to achieve a  Planet 50/50”

A conversation between Ms. Lakshmi Puri, Deputy Executive Director of UN Women and Ms. Aishwarya R. Dhanush, Un Women’s Goodwill Advocate for gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in India

Mission of India to the United Nations

Thursday, March 9th, 2017


Yann Borgstedt


“Why Men should Invest in Women”

Yann Borgstedt, Founder of The Womanity Foundation

Monday, February 27, 2017 UNwebcast






Paul Bloom“Against Empathy”

Dr. Paul Bloom, Professor of Psychology at Yale University

Monday, January 23, 2017 Unwebcast





past-event-december¨Women in Diplomacy: sharing experiences”

A tribute to Mrs. Ban Soon-taek

 Monday, December 12, 2016

Guest speakers:

  • Cristina Gallach, UN Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information.
  • Raimonda Murmokait, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Lithuania to the United Nations.
  • Sonia Meza Cuadra, Spouse of the Permanent Representative of Perú to the United Nations.
  • Malini Nambiar, Spouse of the Special Adviser to the Secretary-General on Myanmar.


“Youth Unemployment in the Middle East and North Afrron-bruderica: Crisis or Opp
ortunity?” Why it matters & what can be done

Ronald Bruder, Founder & Chair, Education for Employment (EFE) and Jasmine Nahhas di Florio, Vice President, Strategy and Partnership

Tuesday, November 22, 2016, UNwebcast






“Understanding and preventing mood disorders”

Manpreet K. Singh, MD, MS, Stanford University School of Medicine.

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and Director of the Pediatric Mood Disorders Program and the Pediatric Emotion And Resilience Lab (PEARL) at Stanford

Monday, October,24th,2016 UNwebcast



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Screening of the movie “Salam Neighbor” produced by Living on One & 1001 Media.Two Americans head to the edge of war, just seven miles from the Syrian border, to live among 85,000 uprooted refugees in Jordan’s Za’atari camp.

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016