Changing the Face of Hunger
Lecture by Tony Hall, Former U.S. Ambassador. Part of the Crossroads of Religion and Politics Lecture Series, co-sponsored with the Woodrow Wilson School and Public and International Affairs
Location: Robertson Hall, Bowl 016
Date/Time: 02/10/09 at 4:30 pm - 02/10/09 at 6:00 pm
Three times nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize, Ambassador Tony P. Hall is one of the leading advocates for hunger relief programs and improving international human rights conditions in the world. In February 2002, President George W. Bush asked him to serve as the United States Ambassador to the United Nations Agencies for Food and Agriculture. He was then confirmed by the U.S. Senate and sworn in by Secretary of State Colin Powell in September 2002. Prior to entering the diplomatic corps, Mr. Hall of Dayton, Ohio, was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives. He represented the people of the Third District of Ohio for almost twenty-four years.
Category: Public Lectures