January 28, 2013

Human and Civil Rights week on U of I campus

Bake Sale to Support UN Aid to Typhoon Survivors in the Philippines 
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  Thursday, January 31, 11am-2pm
WHERE:  Old Capital Mall cafeteria seating area,  Iowa City 
On January 25, the United Nations called on the world to increase support for post typhoon humanitarian efforts in the Philippines.  This Thursday, the University of Iowa United Nations Association will do its part by hosting a bake sale in support of these efforts.  The sale will be at the Old Capital Mall in downtown Iowa City.  Please stop by to indulge in baked sweets and to support this critical humanitarian effort!    

Screening of One Day on Earth  
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  Friday, February 1, 4pm-6pm
WHERE:  Bijou Theatre, University of Iowa Memorial Union,  Iowa City 

Human Rights Awareness Week at the University of Iowa will culminate with a community screening of the One Day on Earth documentary.  Supported by the United Nations and agencies like UNICEF, this is the first documentary in recorded history to show footage from every country on the planet.  All footage shown is from the same 24 hour period.  To view the theatrical trailer, please click here

This program is hosted by the University of Iowa United Nations Association and participating partners in Human Rights Awareness Week.

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