UN Forum 2012 - Bringing the UN to the UK (UNF12)
Venue: Institute of Education
|Event Date/Time: Jul 14, 2012||End Date/Time: Jul 14, 2012|
|Registration Date: Jul 12, 2012|
|Early Registration Date: Jun 30, 2012|
UN Forum is the largest public event on the United Nations to be held in the UK this year â€“ an unmissable day for anyone interested in international affairs.
Organised by the UN Association, the event will bring together UN experts, policy-makers and people from all walks of life to discuss some of the pressing challenges facing the international community â€“ from intractable conflicts to population growth â€“ and produce innovative ideas on how to build a safer, fairer and more sustainable world.
â€¢ Dame Margaret Anstee, first woman to head a UN peacekeeping mission
â€¢ Dr Chaloka Beyani, UN expert on internally displaced persons
â€¢ Lord Browne, former UK Defence Secretary
â€¢ Sir Jeremy Greenstock, Chairman of UNA-UK and former British Ambassador to the UN
â€¢ Dr Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director, UN Population Fund
â€¢ David Nussbaum, CEO of WWF UK
â€¢ Sir Malcolm Rifkind, former UK Foreign Secretary
â€¢ H.E. Kamalesh Sharma, Secretary-General of the Commonwealth
â€¢ Sir Patrick Stewart, actor and UNA-UK patron
â€¢ Baroness Williams, nuclear non-proliferation expert
â€¢ Sir Nicholas Young, Chief Executive of the British Red Cross
UN Forum 2012 â€“your chance to engage with movers and shakers in the international arena and to make your voice heard.
For more information and to book, visit www.una.org.uk/forum