UNSCHR 2014



United Nations Student Conference on Human Rights 2014
Youth Activists for Human Rights - Volunteering for a Better World


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"If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain. If I can ease one life the aching, or cool one pain, or help one fainting robin unto his nest again, I shall not live in vain."
-- Emily Dickinson



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When: December 8, 2014

Who: Students ages 14-19 (grades 8-12)

Where: United Nations Headquarters, Dag Hammarskjold Auditorium

What:
Whole classes can attend this opening program on December 8 in the Dag Hammarskjold Auditorium. These students will hear from UN officials, Youth Volunteers, and Volunteer Organizations on how they can make the world a better place through volunteerism.

Register for December 8 - here

Cost is $30
(includes lunch)


If interested, please contact Sabrina Cusimano at cusimano@chc.edu or 215-497-8809.

 
"I am only one,
But still I am one.
I cannot do everything,
But still I can do something;
And because I cannot do everything
I will not refuse to do the something that I can do."
-- Edward Everett
 

Outline of the Day:
9:15AM -   Arrival at the United Nations

9:30AM -   Enter UN and Go to Daj Hammarskjold Auditorium

9:45AM -  Session 1
               Panel on Volunteerism and Human Rights

10:45AM - Session 2 -
               Panel of Youth Volunteers and Cultural Presentations

12:00PM - Lunch

1:00PM -  Session 3
              Volunteer Fair - Panel of Volunteer Organizations

2:30PM -  End of Panels

3:00PM -  Optional UN Tour (additional fee)



How:

Students and Teachers interested in participating should contact Sabrina Cusimano to participate. cusimano@chc.edu or 215-497-8809.

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