Join us for the UNA-MN annual meeting via Zoom on Saturday, January 16th from 1:30 – 3:30 pm. In order to participate in the meeting you will need to register below. And if you would like to participate as a voting member, all you have to do is join UNA-MN before the meeting takes place.
A part of the annual meeting is a panel discussion on the issues of health and wellness. Professor Emeritus Bharat Parekh will begin with a presentation on his work relating to childhood malnutrition in India, followed by Professor Tanisha Fazal from the Political Science Department at the University of Minnesota who will provide updates on the COVID situation in Minnesota and global hotspots. We’ll conclude with a talk by Retired Ambassador Jimmy Kolker, a former Assistant Secretary of Health and Human Services for Global Affairs from 2012 – 2017. Ambassador Kolker will discuss how the Biden Administration can move forward to address the pandemic in the US and concrete steps that need to be taken to re-establish the US role globally.