Journeys Towards a Global Ethic: Challenges for Poverty and Social Justice

Katherine Marshall '67, senior fellow and visiting professor at the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs, Georgetown University, discusses global ethical issues with a focus on justice and fairness.

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Improving Global Food and Nutrition Security: Opportunities for Action

Rajul Pandya-Lorch '85 Chief of Staff for the Director General of the International Food Policy Research Institute; Head of the IFPRI's 2020 Vision for Food, Agriculture, and the Environmental Initiative discusses the importance of food security which she defines as "all people at all times have physical & economic access to sufficient,  safe, and nutritious food that meets thier dietary neeeds and food preferences for an active and healthy life".

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What Is to Be Done When There Are No Global Leaders?

Craig Murphy, M. Margaret Ball Professor of International Relations, discusses the importance of a global leadership to address problems that affect world problems such as pandemics, environmental issues and financial situations.

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Women Leading Change in Public Service

Rangita de Silva de Alwis, Director of International Human Rights Policy, Wellesley Centers for Women speaks about the importance of women in public service to impact change.

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The Gift of Hindsight: An Entrepreneurial Approach to Life and Careers Part I

Elaine Eisenman, Dean of Executive and Enterprise Education, Babson College helps students identify career options while being open to the changes that the reality of life brings.

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Community-Based Approaches to Global Health

Ophelia Dahl '94, Executive Director, Partners in Health speaks about the importance of becoming involved to treat healthcare as a basic human right.

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Global Public Goods: What They Are and Why We Need Them

In this presentation Joseph P. Joyce, Professor of Economics; Faculty Director, Madeleine Korbel Albright Institute for Global Affairs, defines global public goods and explains their importance.

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Imaginative Literature and Global Affairs. Or, Does Literature Have Any Authority Here?

Lawrence Rosenwald, Anne Pierce Rogers Professor of American Literature, Wellesley College, discusses the value of imaginative literature in global issues.

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Is the U.N. Dream Dead?: International Organizations and the Challenges of Change

Madeleine K. Albright '59, U.S. Secretary of State, 1997-2001, James Wolfensohn, World Bank President, 1995-2005 and Suzanne Nossel, Executive Director, Amnesty International USA, participate in an inspired discussion on the importance of global organizations.  Wellesley College President, H. Kim Bottomly,  provides an introduction.

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Program Introduction

S. Joanne Murray '81, director of the Madeleine Korbel Albright Institute for Global Affairs, shares her excitement about the Albright Institute.

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