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Inside U.S. Foreign Policy: Global Food Security
USA Study Abroad, part of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA), and its Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program are pleased to invite
USA Study Abroad, part of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA), and its Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program are pleased to invite current recipients and alumni of the Gilman Program, the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program, ECA exchange alumni, all interested U.S. undergraduate and graduate students, and U.S. higher education faculty and administrators to attend the “Inside U.S. Foreign Policy Seminar: Global Food Security” on November 29, 2023 from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Eastern.
This 2-hour seminar will explore the subject of global food security and how the State Department advances U.S. foreign policy interests through its work on leading and coordinating U.S. diplomatic engagement on food systems, food security, and nutrition in bilateral, multilateral, and regional fora. The State Department strives to identify, analyze, and act on emerging food systems and nutrition issues, develop new initiatives, and foster U.S. interagency cooperation and broad stakeholder engagement, through partnerships with the private sector, civil society, research institutions, and other donors.
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(Wednesday) 11:00 am - 1:00 pm