Topic: United Nations

UT Professor to Address United Nations

Nov. 2, 2015
UN headquarters

UT Austin Professor Rosental Alves will address the United Nations General Assembly as part of the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists, organized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).

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Learning comes alive for students in D.C. program

Aug. 30, 2011
Professor Kate Weaver stands with LBJ School Washington Program students at the U.S. capital.

Professor Kate Weaver responds to questions about the LBJ School's new Washington Program and the advantages of first-hand experience when pursuing a career in the policy world.

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Law Professor Named to U.N. Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances

July 5, 2010

The United Nations (U.N.) Human Rights Council has endorsed the nomination of Ariel Dulitzky, a clinical law professor at the University of Texas School of Law, to a five-person Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances.

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A student's experience at U.N. Climate Change Conference

Jan. 27, 2010
A student's experience at U.N. Climate Change Conference

Copenhagen, Denmark, has gone completely crazy with COP15 (the 15th United Nations Climate Change Conference). An influx of tens of thousands of activists, delegates, heads of state and many more, has helped turn the city into a police state trying to preserve its identity throughout all the chaos. Why am I here among all of this?

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Speakers Discuss Implications of Honduran Coup

Oct. 14, 2009

Event: Honduran ambassador to the U.N. Jorge Reina among experts to discuss military coup at University of Texas at Austin forum

When: Monday, Oct. 19, 9 a.m. 7 p.m. (Reina is scheduled to speak at about 3:30.)

Where: University of Texas at Austin, Sid Richardson Hall, Rare Books Room

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