Monthly Archives: October 2016
Fordham and the IIHA to host event with the Javeriana School of Government and Public Ethics in Colombia
Date: Tuesday, November 1, 2016 | 4:30 PM
Location: E. Gerald Corrigan Conference Center | 12th Floor | Fordham University Lincoln Center Campus | 113 West 60th Street | New York, NY 10023
This event, organized by Fordham University and Javeriana School of Government and Public Ethics, will feature national and international academics and officials of the Colombian government. Speakers will include Adriana LaRotta, Senior Director of Media Relations at Americas Society/Council of the Americas, Brendan Cahill, Executive Director of the IIHA, and Arnaldo Cruz-Malavé, Ph.D., Director of Fordham’s Latin American and Latino Studies Institute. Please Note: This event will be conducted in Spanish.
Attention Fordham University Students! Over the next few months, Fordham University will be organizing a series of UN DPI NGO Briefings at the United Nations. Attending students will be met at the United Nations by Fordham’s NGO youth representatives and escorted to the briefings. All briefings will run from 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM.
You must be a current Fordham undergraduate student in order to register!
October 27th: “One-on-One Conversation with Cristina Gallach, Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information” Please RSVP here.
November 3rd: “Special Session: Meet the DPI/NGO youth representatives Steering Committee + Youth led Briefing: 1+4=16 Targeting Poverty and Education for Peace” Please RSVP here.
November 10th: “NGO Partners and Resources: Educational Institutions at the Forefront” Please RSVP here.
November 17th: “Sustainable Cities and Communities” (SDG#11) Please RSVP here.
December 1st: “World AIDS Day” (Organized on the occasion of World AIDS Day) Please RSVP here.
December 8th: “Communications Workshop: Effective Campaigning for Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals” (Organized in partnership with the NGO/DPI Executive Committee) Please RSVP here.
December 15th: “Income Inequality: Looking at the World’s Wealth Distribution” (SDG#8) Please RSVP here.
Vincent Kenny and Fausto Aarya De Santis, both graduates of (IDHA 44) who also joined the team as IDHA tutors, recently reunited in Dublin, Ireland!
Father Paddy Moran (IDHA 12), an Irish Spiritan missionary who has been working in Ethiopia for twelve years, recently sent us a video about his work, which was shown on an Irish TV network.
Each month the IIHA supports RIF to host Saturday gatherings for asylum seekers to learn and share information about living in New York. Experts and former asylum seekers will address topics such as education, job preparation, resume building, green-industry opportunities and social services. Learn more!