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United Nations Youth Debates


November 16, 2012

Program Locations:

Grand Central Library, Community Room
For ages 13 to 18 years

Join the international community for 8 youth debates. Each debate will pair a Human Affect Youth Expert with a United Nations Member State representative, International High Level Expert and/or a UN International Representative.

The main topic of discussion will be the "Millennium Development 8 International Goals":

1.  End Poverty and Hunger
2.  Universal Education
3.  Gender Equality
4.  Child Health
5.  Maternal Health
6.  Combat HIV/Aids
7.  Environmental Sustainability
8.  Global Partnerships

The debates will take place on Thursday, Nov. 15th and Friday, Nov. 16th. There will be 4 debates each day. All ages are welcome.

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