The World Affairs Council Upstate, in partnership with Furman University, is pleased to announce the start of our 2nd annual
8-part monthly lecture series (part of our
Distinguished Speaker programming).
Join us on Thursday, September 13 to hear Dr. Michael Bressler discuss the Challenges of Russian Foreign Policy.
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Lunch and Lecture: The Challenges of Russian Foreign Policy.
Tuesday, October 16 at The Clemson One Building, 1 North Main Street, Greenville, SC 29601. Registration Details Coming Soon
Save the Date: Tuesday, October 16
The Collision of Ethics and Political Posturing on the World Stage
Joan Dubinsky has been a champion for ethics, compliance, and responsible business conduct within the international, government, non-profit and business sectors for more than 30 years. She is a leader in the global business ethics movement, having served as the chief ethicist for several leading international organizations and corporations, including the United Nations, the International Monetary Fund, BAE Systems, Inc., and the American Red Cross.
Ms. Dubinsky served as the Director, UN Ethics Office/Chief Ethics Officer for the United Nations between 2010 and 2015, reporting directly to the Secretary-General.
Meet our visiting expert on ethics, Joan Dubinsky; hear what she has to say about the vitriolic attacks that have become common place in today's political climate and whether having a moral compass even matters anymore; ask questions; and enjoy a reception and networking opportunity.
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Embracing and Empowering all Nationalities in a Thriving Upstate
Upstate International (UI) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that exists to empower people and businesses of all nations to thrive in the Upstate by connecting them through programs, events, and initiatives that foster the dynamic exchange of international cultures and ideas.