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Events: In Conversation with Baroness Amos – Saïd Business School, University of Oxford

In Conversation with Baroness Amos

Tuesday 17 June 2014
Saïd Business School, University of Oxford
Park End Street, Oxford, OX1 1HP

We are delighted to announce that Baroness Amos, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, United Nations, will join us in conversation on 17 June 2014 as part of our Distinguished Speaker Series.

The conversation will cover the conflict in Syria, a situation proving to be the greatest humanitarian crisis we face in the world today.

About the Speaker

Valerie Amos is the Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator. Ms. Amos brings extensive knowledge and experience to the position. She was most recently the United Kingdom’s High Commissioner to Australia.

She has been a long time campaigner and advocate on human rights, social justice and equality issues. Baroness Amos is a former Secretary of State for International Development in the British Government and was also President of the Privy Council and Leader of the House of Lords.

To attend this event, please register here: www.baronessamos.eventbrite.com.

Peter Tufano
Peter Moores Dean
Saïd Business School
University of Oxford