27 May 2020

75 Minutes of Conversation: Rethinking Radicalization

As part of  the United Nations 75th anniversary initiative (UN75), the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI) is holding a global conversation with scholars, educators, researchers and students to discuss their priorities for the future, obstacles to achieving them, and the role of global academic cooperation in rethinking global issues. 

Please see below the details of the next webinar in the "75 for UN75: 75 Minutes of Conversation" series organized by United Nations Academic Impact on the topic of The Role of Higher Education in Combating Radicalization and Violent Extremism Online:

Date: Monday, 1 June 2020

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. EDT

RSVP: https://bit.ly/1junersvp (Please make sure you RSVP by Saturday, 30 May at 5:00 p.m. EDT, with a valid email address to receive the link to the online dialogue)

Speakers:

  • Ms. Izumi Nakamitsu, Under-Secretary-General of the UN and High Representative for Disarmament Affairs
  • Mr. Masood Karimipour, Chief of Terrorism Prevention Branch, UN Office on Drugs and Crime
  • Ms. Samantha de Silva, Senior Technical Specialist, The World Bank
  • Mr. Jhon Sanabria, Professor and Dean of the School of Public Safety, Ana G. Méndez University 
  • Ms. Anamaría Cardona, Director of Partnerships and Community Engagement, Centre for the Prevention of Radicalization Leading to Violence, Canada