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UNESCO and the Mission for Peace in a Troubled World

Event Type
Other
Sponsor
Center for Global Studies, Center for Advanced Study, CHAMP, World Harvest, Strawberry Fields
Location
Champaign Public Library, Robeson Rooms A&B
Date
Apr 15, 2013   5:00 - 7:00 pm  
Speaker
Guy Djoken, Executive Director of UNESCO Center for Peace
Originating Calendar
UNESCO Center for Global Citizenship

This inaugural event will include comments by Champaign mayor, Don Gerard, Urbana mayor, Laurel Prussing, as well as a keynote address by Guy Djoken, Executive Director of the UNESCO Center for Peace. 

Founding members Barbara Ford, Director of the Mortenson Center for International Library Program, Amani Ayad, Program Coordinator for Library and Information Science Access Midwest Program, and Helaine Silverman, Professor of Anthropology and Director of the Collaborative for Cultural Heritage Management and Policy (CHAMP) will talk about their aspirations for UCGC.

A reception follows the talk.

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