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Past Events (2013-2014)



Chasing Chaos Book Signing
Thursday, November 21, 2013
6:00 p.m.

Location: Cafeteria Atrium
Fordham College Lincoln Center Campus
113 W. 60th Street, New York, NY 10023

For more information, please visit our Facebook event page.

Please RSVP to Kasia Laskowski at Laskowski@fordham.edu



The earthquake is over, but the struggle contin
ues today. The January 2010 earthquake killed 220,000 and left 25% of Haitians displaced. Today, 370,000 Haitians remain in displacement camps. Join the UNDP, Fordham, and Social Tap to reconstruct and promote sustainability and development.

Organized by: GSSS, GSAS, IIHA (The Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs), and Social Tap, Inc.

Co-sponsored by:

  • United Nations Development Project (UNDP)
  • The Institute for Women and Girls (GSS)
  • Fordham Graduate Program in International Political Economy & Development (IPED)
  • Fordham University Campus Ministry
  • International Health Awareness Network (IHAN)

Dates and Locations:

Friday, November 15th, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
UN Headquarters Delegates Dining

Saturday, November 16th, 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Fordham University Lincoln Center, 12th Floor

For more information and to register: Please visit the event website.





Thursday, October 17th, 2013 | 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

"Gold Fever Screening at Fordham University"
Sponsored by the Latin American and Latino/a Studies Institute, the History Department, and the Institute for International Humanitarian Affairs at Fordham University.

Location: South Lounge
Lowenstein Center, Fordham College Lincoln Center
113 West 60th Street, New York, New York 10023


On the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, the Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs (IIHA), the Latin American and Latino/a Studies Institute, and the History Department of Fordham University came together to host the screening of the award-winning documentary, Gold Fever. The film was followed by a discussion featuring filmmaker Andrew Sherburne, Oxfam America's Sofia Vergara, and Boston University Professor Renata Keller.

See the movie page at: www.goldfevermovie.com and the Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/goldfevermovie.

 






Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 | 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

"Current Humanitarian Challenges –
Two Perspectives: Switzerland and the ICRC"

Sponsored by the the Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs
and the Consulate General of Switzerland in New York

Location:
12th-floor Lounge
E. Gerald Corrigan Conference Center
Lowenstein Center, Fordham College Lincoln Center

113 West 60th Street, New York, New York 10023
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Panel Discussion: 2:00 p.m.


INTRODUCTION

Ambassador François Barras, Consul General of Switzerland in New York

Brendan Cahill, Executive Director
Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs, Fordham University

PANELISTS
Ambassador Manuel Bessler, Head of the Humanitarian Aid Department
Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)

Walter Füllemann, Head of Delegation to the United Nations
International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

MODERATOR
Larry Hollingworth, Visiting Professor of Humanitarian Studies
Humanitarian Programs Director, Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs, Fordham University

Coffee and networking session: 3:30 p.m.

 


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