USICD Executive Director David Morrissey to Appear on State Department's 'Conversations with America'

February 10, 2011

 

Conversations with America Ad

International Disability Rights

On Thursday, February 17, 2011, Judith Heumann, Special Advisor for International Disability Rights, will hold a conversation with David Morrissey, Executive Director of the United States International Council on Disabilities, on International Disability Rights.  The discussion will be moderated by Cheryl Benton, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State, Bureau of Public Affairs and streamed live on DipNote, the Department of State’s official blog, at 3:00 p.m. ET.  You are invited to participate by submitting questions, some of which will be selected for response during the live broadcast.  Submit your questions now on DipNote.

This is the tenth in the Conversations with America video series coordinated by the Bureau of Public Affairs, in which the State Department's senior leadership hosts conversations live, online, with leaders of prominent non-governmental organizations.  Discussion topics include foreign policy and global issues and provide a candid view of how leaders from civil society engage the Department on pressing foreign policy issues.

You can view the Dip Note blog at:

http://blogs.state.gov/index.php/site/entry/cwa_discussion_international_disability_rights