10th Annual Global Understanding Convention Will Be Held April 4 to 8
WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. - Monmouth University Institute for Global Understanding is pleased to announce that its 10th annual Global Understanding Convention will be held April 4 to 8, 2011.
Mary Robinson, former President of Ireland
Robinson has been recognized for her work as president of the ethical globalization initiative with a 2009 United States Presidential medal of freedom and now resides in her native Ireland where she leads the Mary Robinson Foundation for Climate Justice (MRFCJ), which works to secure justice for victims of climate change. She will be bringing her considerable knowledge and experience to Monmouth as she speaks about the effects of the global recession on countries around the world, the state of human rights, and poor and disempowered who are often marginalized during difficult economic times.
Visit www.monmouth.edu/institute_global_understanding for more information and program listing.