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NATO Secretary General to Accept Award for Advancing Women in Peace and Security at Georgetown

WHO:
Award will be presented to:
  • Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Secretary General of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)
With recorded remarks by Hillary Rodham Clinton, former U.S. Secretary of State.
WHAT:
Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Secretary General of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), will receive an award at Georgetown March 19 for his leadership on integrating women, peace and security into the organization’s mandate and operations. Rasmussen is the third individual to receive the Hillary Rodham Clinton Award for Advancing Women in Peace and Security, created by the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security (GIWPS) led by executive director and Georgetown alumna Melanne Verveer. Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton presented the award to British Foreign Secretary William Hague and Dr. Denis Mukwege, founder of the Panzi hospital in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, at Georgetown on Feb. 26.
WHERE:
Lohrfink Auditorium, 2nd Floor Hariri Hall (Map)
Georgetown University
37th & O Street, NW
Washington, DC 20057
WHEN:
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.
COVERAGE:
Media interested in attending must contact Rob Mathis at 202-687-4328 or rwm33@georgetown.edu. Press will need to present valid credentials on campus.
 
Pre-set time for still and video cameras: 8:30 a.m. until 9:30 a.m.
Final access time for all press: 9:50 a.m.
WEBCAST:
The event will be webcast live at webcast.georgetown.edu
CONTACT:
Rob Mathis
rwm33@georgetown.edu
202-687-4328
 

 

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