Diplomacy through food, with a cooking class by chef lamiere - reshaping the way Haiti is known to be by D.C. and the US. Lessons learned: Haitian cooking is more than just the food but the whole fun&crazy that comes with the cooking experience. Now to make my own epis! || riz cole ak pwa (rice n beans) & seared coffee rubbed pork #eohevents#manjelakay
@janegoodallinst continues Dr. Jane Goodall's innovative efforts "to lead a movement of conservation for the common good—one that builds on our connections to each other, our fellow species, and the natural world we all share." We are honored to recognize the Jane Goodall Institute with our 2017 Global Ambassador Award on March 29 and to welcome Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE as the Keynote Speaker of our annual World Affairs - HONORS: Global Education Gala. Join us via link in bio or calling (202) 293-1051. #WACDC#SupportingGlobalEducation
Season 12 of World Affairs TODAY continues this Sunday with the first female Ambassador of Guatemala to the United States. H.E. Gladys Marithza Ruiz Sanchez sits down with #WACDC to discuss her focus on women and the convention of domestic violence and indigenous people, who face language barriers that hinder education. Tune in at www.mhznetworks.org/MHz-worldview/carriage #GlobalPerspectives
“The foremost thing that strikes me about GPS is the blend of cultures from all across the world. With about 50 percent of the class being international, comprising people from all walks of life, it is extremely enriching to interact with them and learn about their experiences.”—Meghna Jain, 2018 MIA candidate
Visit the link in our bio to read more of Jain’s favorite memories from the School and “why GPS” is solid fit to pursue her graduate education—this of which is the third post in our student op-ed series. (Are you a current student interested in submitting a “Why GPS” writeup? DM us for details!) .
Sirimavo Bandaranaike became the world's first woman prime minister when she was elected head of Sri Lanka's government four decades ago, retired from office today at the age of 84. Many of our governments have a long way to go still ... #csw#csw61aus#equalrepresentation
As the Ambassador of #Colombia to the U.S., H.E. Juan Carlos Pinzón has been a leader in both the public and private sectors. Most recently, Pinzón served as Minister of Defense of Colombia for nearly four years. Under his leadership, the Armed Forces dealt the most severe blows to terrorist organizations including FARC and ELN. In addition to his longstanding dedication to advancing national and regional defense issues in Colombia, he has specialized in economics, public policy and strategic studies. #WACDC is proud to present The Republic of Colombia with the Distinguished Diplomatic Service Award during our 2017 World Affairs - HONORS: Global Education Gala on March 29. #SupportingOutstandingDiplomaticService#SupportingGlobalEducation
Speaking at the "U.S. - Russia Relations in Global Context" symposium at KSU today was such an incredible, unique, and exciting opportunity. I cannot wait to travel to Moscow and participate in such an important exchange of ideas, cultural values, political beliefs, and international opinions. I am so fortunate! 👩🏽🏫🇷🇺🇺🇸💬