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The University of Texas at Tyler
MEDIA ADVISORY: Danish Ambassador Faaborg-Andersen to Speak at UT Tyler
United Nations Ambassador Lars Faaborg-Andersen of Denmark will speak at The University of Texas at Tyler on Tuesday, Feb. 5.
His presentation titled, "Why Both Big and Small States Need an Effective United Nations” is set for 2 p.m. in UT Tyler’s Ratliff Building North, room 3035 and is open to students, faculty and members of the community.
During the talk, the ambassador will explore some of the advantages and limitations of the United Nations as a forum for international action in the field of peace and security as well as economic and social development.
He also will provide insight into the nature of the decision-making processes of the Security Council and the agendas of its key players and discuss some of the current proposals and obstacles for reform.
For more information, contact Hannah Buchanan, 903.565.5769 or Beverley Golden, 903.566.7303.