Food, Poverty and Human Rights: Local and Global Perspectives

Gainesville Chapter

Thursday, October 18, 2012
Location: Gainesville, Fla.

Join the Gainesville Chapter for their UN Day Celebration with a panel discussion.

UN Day Chair
Dr. Rebeca Nagy, is director of the UF
Harn Museum of Art, member of Fine
Arts and African studies Departments

Keynote Speaker
Dr. Carol M. Poteat Buchanan, educator
and past President of the US National
Committee for UN Women (UNIFEM)

Program Panelist

Dr. Nancy Hardt
Professor of Pathology and Gynecology, UF College of Medicine
“Food Entitlements and Human Rights At the Local Level”

Dr. Paul Gibbs
UF Professor Emeritus of Virology, College of College of Veterinary Medicine.
“Millenium Development Goals: Health, Poverty and Human Rights”

Keynote Address
Carol M. Poteat Buchanan
“Women, Poverty and Human Rights”

Thursday, October 18, 2012, 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Gainesville Woman’s Club
2809 W. University Avenue
Gainesville, Fla

Eastside High Culinary School Box Lunch
Box lunch choice of chicken salad, veggie wrap, ham sandwich $17
Please make your luncheon reservations by October 12.
[Luncheon costs help support the UNA chapter and the Eastside Culinary Program]

For details contact Dr. Anita Spring, UNA UN Day organizer, aspring@ufl.edu Or Lisa Renner, ejrenner@hotmail.com; phone 352-378-4853

Make your reservation, check and mail to:
UNA/USA Gainesville Chapter
P.O. Box 358361, Gainesville, FL 32635-8361

The UN Foundation
1750 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Suite 300
Washington, DC 20006

Tel: +1 202 887-9040
Fax: +1 202 887-9021

801 Second Avenue
9th Floor
New York, NY 10017

Tel: +1 212 697-3315
Fax: +1 212 697-3316

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