The Future of Human Right Debate and the Environment
Our Responsibility: A debate for and by young people
Project at a glance
Dates and Place17 April 2008, Geneva, Switzerland
International Conference Center of Geneva (ICCG)
Earth Focus Foundation, ICVolunteers, University of Berkley.
Participants will come from both schools in Geneva and Africa, through the Aga Khan Academy from Mombasa.
For the 60th anniversary of The Universal Declaration on Human Rights, Earth Focus Foundation and ICVolunteers are joining the University of California Berkeley (UCB) to organise a Round Table and Youth Debate on how to improve the Universal Declaration on Human Rights.
The day will consist of presentations by experts on this theme, including Mr. Kirk Boyd from the University of Berkeley, California. Discussions between the students present, time spent with the experts. Followed by a debate on the subject, this will culminate in a mission statement to be shared with the responsible authorities.
ICVolunteers is coordinating the logistics of the event. We are looking for volunteers to help with registrations, room supervision, reporting and interpretation.
Posted: 2008-3-21 Updated: 2008-9-27