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TASC Justice and WOI Speaker Series: Ambassador Sarah Mendelson - Shared screen with speaker view
TASC J-Amelia '22
43:33
Please welcome Amb. Mendelson in the chat!
Kathleen Quiazon
43:54
So glad you are with us today!
Lily Johnson
44:40
Thank you for taking the time to be here!
Deidre Savino
54:58
Wow!
Deidre Savino
58:57
Last year, ND students served over 14,762 service hours -- on a wide variety of causes, many of which dovetail with the SDGs (and Catholic Social Teaching)!
Deidre Savino
01:03:11
With worldwide attention on the US’s pre- and post-election chaos, would you say that American democracy is “under threat”, as one of the hallmarks of a democracy is a peaceful transfer of power? How can we amend our civics education and policies to keep our democracy from “backsliding” and to be more inclusive?
Deidre Savino
01:06:24
populism a political approach that strives to appeal to ordinary people who feel that their concerns are disregarded by established elite groups.
Deidre Savino
01:07:16
https://www.mccaininstitute.org/
Deidre Savino
01:08:25
Why is it so important for the United States and other like-minded nations to push for a greater incorporation of NGOs in the United Nations? And, what do you make of its connections to the US’s engagement with the Human Rights Commission?
Kathleen Quiazon
01:10:19
Funfact: The Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur have representation through the NGO category. Here is the site link to learn more - https://snddenwest.org/act-for-justice/unstoner/
Deidre Savino
01:13:34
If / when President Trump concedes and President-Elect Joe Biden takes office, do you think the United States will rejoin these accords and organizations? If so, how will this directly affect our relations with other nations?
Deidre Savino
01:17:55
What is the US government’s and education system’s role in the implementation of these Sustainable Development Goals? And, how can we, as students, apply your Cohort 2030 Initiative and make it more inclusive to our local communities?
Deidre Savino
01:21:58
https://www.cmu.edu/news/stories/archives/2019/september/sustainable-development-goals.html
Deidre Savino
01:22:52
https://partners.sanjosemayor.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/SJ-sdg-strategy.pdf
Deidre Savino
01:23:59
https://www.sdgcompacts.org/news/2018/4/25/san-jose-sdg-compact
TASC J-Amelia '22
01:28:18
Give some thanks to Amb. Mendelson for her time in the chat
Ameera Chughtai
01:28:45
Thank you!
Deidre Savino
01:28:47
Thank you *so* much, Ambassador Mendelson!
Lily Johnson
01:28:48
Thank you so much!
Anika Kulkarni
01:28:50
Thank you so much!
Kathleen Quiazon
01:28:50
Thank you!!
Maya Portillo
01:28:52
Thank you! :)
Erin-Meuy Nguyen
01:28:53
Thank you so much