Past Events 2014 – 2015

 

Thomas FriedmanMr. Thomas Friedman

He is an internationally known author and journalist

The Big Trends Shaping the World Today

Wednesday, June 17th, 2015   UNwebcast

 

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Mr. Michael Weiss

 Journalist and Co-author of the New York Times bestseller “ISIS: Inside the Army of Terror”

” The Origins and Rise of ISIS”

Thursday, May 14th, 2015  UNwebcast

 

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Mr. Warren Hoge

Senior Adviser for External Relations at International Peace Institute. Former Editor and Foreign Correspondent at The New York times

“Is Diplomacy in Crisis?”

Tuesday, April 14th , 2015 UNwebcast

 

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“HeforShe to Achieve Gender Equality”

Tuesday, March 3rd,2015

UNwebcast

don-1Mr. Donald G. McPherson

Activist, educator, feminist and entrepreneur.

He was a former Professional Football Player.

For more than 27 years, McPherson has used the power and appeal of sport to address complex social justice issues such as gender equality.

 

 

Hendry Mac Donald

H.E Henry MacDonald

Suriname’s Ambassador to the UN.

He played an instrumental role in the convening

the first ever the “Barbershop Conference” on violence against women.

 

 

Einar-Gunnarsson

 

H.E Einar Gunnarsson

Iceland’s Ambassador to the UN in New York.

He is the co-founder of the Barbershop Conference.

 

 

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Katie Meyler

Ms. Katie Meyler

Founder/CEO of More Than Me

Recognized by the TIME as an Ebola Fighter and 2014 Person of the Year

“What’s Scarier than Ebola?”

Friday, February 6th, 2015

UN webcast

 

 

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Helen ClarkMs. Helen Clark

First Woman to lead the United Nations Development Program (UNDP)

 Former Prime Minister of New Zealand

January 12, 2015

 

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Lilia Clemente

Mrs. Lilia C. Clemente

Founder and Chairman of Clemente, Inc., New York

“Outlook for Emerging Markets¨

December 12, 2014

 

 

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Ivan simonovic

Dr. Ivan Simonovic

Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights

“United Nations’ Role on Human Rights, Peace and Security”

November 18th 2014

 

 

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“Humanity at Crossroad: How to Shape a New Sustainable Development Trajectory¨

Watch the UN webcast on October 13th 2014

 

Csaba KorosiH.E. Csaba Korosi

Permanent Representative of Hungary

Co-chair of Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals

 

 

 

Macharia KamauH.E. Macharia Kamau

Permanent Representative of Kenya

Co-chair of Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals