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Fall Programming - UN Day 2013~ Combating Violence Against Women and Girls: A Global Perspective


Speakers

Dr. Joan Prince
Dr. Joan Prince
UWM Vice Chancellor of Global Inclusion and Engagement

Dr. Joan Prince serves as Vice Chancellor at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, appointed in 2000. She is the chief administrator for the Divisions of Global Inclusion and Engagement and Partnerships and Innovation, with additional responsibilities as the Chief Inclusion Officer. 

 

On September 12, 2012, Dr. Joan M. Prince was nominated by President Barack Obama to the key administrative post of Alternate Representative to the 67th General Assembly of the United Nations, with the honorary rank of Ambassador.  This diplomatic position also maintains an appointment as a Senior Advisor to the State Department and Public Delegate.  Her roles and responsibilities include serving as a United States representative to UN committees and related organizations such as ECOSOC, UN Women, UNESCO, and UNICEF, delivering statements on US policy, and engaging other diplomats and advisors in discussions focusing on global issues. She also served as a member of the 2013 United States Delegation to the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), appointed by Secretary John Kerry and Ambassador Susan E. Rice. 




Sponsors

A.D. Robertson Fund for the United Nations

Rotary Club of Milwaukee

United Nations Association -- Greater Milwaukee

Date/Time
October 22, 2013
7:00 pm -
Location
UWM Golda Meir Library Conference Center
2311 E. Hartford Ave.
Milwaukee ,WI 53211
Cost
General Public: $0
IWA Member: $0
All Area Student & UWM Community Members: $0