The Light Millennium TV Weekly Series Presents
LMTV 2012 - http://www.lightmillennium.org
A panel discussion on:
CHALLENGES OF CULTURAL DIVERSITY AND GLOBALIZATION - Part 2/3
In collaboration with the College of Arts and Letters at Stevens
This program produced by Bircan Ünver based on with the same titled public program that was held at Stevens Institute of Technology on Monday, November 28, 2011.
Highlights from the panel: http://www.lightmillennium.org/2011_27th/report_challenges_of_cultural_diversity.html
"Some member states look at diversity as something that divides."
"I had encountered at least five attempts of conversion."
"I want to live in and create a flower garden not a melting pot."
"Globalization works both ways."
"Cross cultural competence is not a natural ability, it is learned."
This is Part 2/3:
Dr. Thomas Uthup, Research and Education Manager, United Nations Alliance of Civilizations
Bircan Unver, President & Permanent Rep. to the UN-DPI of The Light Millennium
Queen Mother Dr. Delois Blakely, Founder and President, The New Future Foundation, Honorary Mayor of Harlem, Goodwill Ambassador for Africa, UNNGO Rep.
Ahmet Erdogdular (voice, tanbur) & Ali Osman Erdogdular (ney)
Ms. Rochelle Roca-Hachem, Programme Specialist for Culture. UNESCO Liaison Office, NY
(Available on Vimeo: vimeo.com/42059639)
Stay in tune for Part 3/3
Mr. Akif Kirecci, Associate Professor, Bilkent University, Ankara
Mr. Cem Zorlular, Youth Representative; Student, Columbia University
Ms. Janet Salazar, Permanent Rep. of the Foundation for the Support to the UN, and NGO Chair, WDLS.
For Invitation of the Nov. 28, 2011 Program:
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