Community Foundation of New Jersey

Leo Motiuk to Speak on UN Panel March 10th

March 4, 2014

Our friend Leo Motiuk, a committee member and champion of the Afghan Girls Financial Assistance Fund at the Community Foundation of New Jersey, will speak on a panel, “From Higher Education to Women’s Leadership.”  The event, which is part of the UN’s 58th session of the Commission on the Status of Women, will focus on the role higher education can play in shifting the female global leadership paradigm.

When: March 10, 2014 at 10:30am
Where: The Church Center for the United Nations
777 First Avenue at 44th Street, NYC

Speakers in addition to Leo include Barbara Bylenga (Co-founder, OAD), Daniella Kaisth (VP, External Affairs & Initiatives, Institute of International Education) Leo Motiuk, Ruthie Taylor (FGC Programme Manager, Orchid Project-London) and Simin Wahdat (Graduate Student, Eastern Mennonite Peace University).  To learn more about this event, click here.