CARE Forum: Food, Health, and Women in International Development

  • Posted on: 3 March 2019
  • By: minnesotangos
A woman in a yellow shirt, with dark hair in a messy up-do, pays close attention as carefully she prunes a tree.

This Women’s Food Security In International Development program takes place in St. Cloud.

Women are key to international development. Empowering women through health care, education, and finance results in better lives for themselves, their families, and communities. But what happens when people are unable to provide basic nutrition for their families? Women, in particular, are prevented from performing the economic and social activities that would otherwise lift their families from poverty, causing further dependence rather than self-sufficiency and prosperity.

Date: 
Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 5:00pm

Leveraging LinkedIn to Work for You

  • Posted on: 3 March 2019
  • By: minnesotangos

Ana Vergara

The value of a human rights practitioner can range from being an advocate, campaigner, peacekeeper, investigator, to artist. However, sometimes when I share that I’m a human rights practitioner, I get a deer in headlights stare. As a MINN fellow, I’ve had the opportunity to share and, quite frankly, GEEK OUT about what it means to be a human rights practitioner through the extensive MINN network and by using my advocacy skills through LinkedIn.

Global Health Discussion

  • Posted on: 17 February 2019
  • By: minnesotangos

Join us for a discussion on global health with special guest speakers, including Britt Cecconi Cruz from Health Partners International. The conversation will be be semi-structured with a few overarching questions, however, most of the evening will be directed by audience interests.

Date: 
Monday, March 18, 2019 - 5:45pm to 7:30pm

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