Creating Change in a Changing World: Civil Society, Democracy and U.S. Foreign Policy


Event Details

Public Program

Date: February 21, 2013

Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Venue: Third Floor Auditoirum

Presented by Tomicah Tillemann, Senior Advisor to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for Civil Society and Emerging Democracies.

Two years after the Arab Spring forced rulers out of power across the Middle East, Tomicah Tillemann will examine what lies ahead for emerging democracies. He’ll also explain how the U.S. State Department is keeping pace with a changed world and what a new strategic dialogue with civil society means for our global future.

This event is free and open to the public, although advanced registration is encouraged online at www.wacnh.org. For more information, to register, or for special accommodations at the event call 603-314-7970 or email council@wacnh.org. Free parking is available after 5:30 p.m. in Arms Lot, behind UNH Manchester. Events will be cancelled if the college is closed due to inclement weather.

The Global Tipping Points series is sponsored by UNH Manchester and the World Affairs Council of New Hampshire and presented in partnership with UNH Manchester’s History and Humanities programs.

The World Affairs Council of NH is a non-profit, non-partisan organization promoting global education and understanding in the Granite State.

This series consists of programs from the World Affairs Councils of America, the Center for International Policy, and the Korean Economic Institute.