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Global needs: answers for humanity

When:
Thursday, February 18, 2021, 2:00 PM until 3:00 PM
Where:
via Zoom with the Library

Additional Info:
Contact(s):
Elizabeth Haile
Category:
BMAV Event
Registration is recommended
Payment In Full In Advance Only
No Fee
How to meet the needs of hundreds of millions of people who are worldwide in need of humanitarian assistance? Coming together as humanity we aim at meeting those needs. To fight hunger, violence, provide shelter and meet basic needs demands resources, international cooperation and local leadership. Ursula Mueller, a German diplomat, former Executive Director at the World Bank and until this year the United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs, will share her insights and show slides of her official field missions to some of the 45 countries with humanitarian situations which she visited during the past 3 years. You will meet amazing people with dignity in their eyes striving for solutions. You will hear about leaders of armed groups that had displaced an entire village population and how people rebuilt their lives with assistance by the international community. Free and open to the public. Co-sponsored with Connie Morella Library. Join us in Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/93655633065?pwd=YTdFZkN0ejhEYVRDVEp3b2dDZWNhUT09 or Dial In:?301 715 8592; Meeting ID 936 5563 3065. The library will close the link at 2:10 so be sure to login on time. https://mcpl.libnet.info/event/4727943.