Human Security: The Emerging Paradigm for Understanding Global Vulnerabilities

Tuesday, March 18, 2008
Speakers
Sadako Ogata
President, Japan Cooperation Agency; Former United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (1991-2000)
Presiders
Kati Marton
Journalist and Human Rights Activist

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