On December 9, 2018 we had a discussion on Human Rights and importance they play today as we honor the anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights! We were pleased to have Jacques Kilchoer of Amnesty International and Rima Nashashibi, President of Integrated Solutions 360 to discuss "Write For Rights", and Child Marriage - "Girls not Brides" respectively, followed by a Q&A
On October 23, 2018 we had UN Day Gala: HumanRights, Close to Home - Dignity in the Shadows, How is Housing aHuman Right?
We were pleased to present awards recognizing community partners who have displayed an outstanding record of improving conditions in our local community. In addition, we were honored to have Dr. Richard Matthew (BA McGill; Ph.D. Princeton) and Troy G. Wolfe Senior director of UNA Education Programs as our keynote speakers.
On Tuesday, September 13, 2018 UNA-Women & UNA-OC organized a cultural event to discover the mystical land of dreams, India. Our guests had light dinner, listened and discussed a special presentation on Human Trafficking - "Human Dignity Does Not Have A Price Tag", by Rupsi Burman, CEO of Hope In Life Foundation and Chair of Cities for CEDAW, Orange County.