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“Transforming the UN System” – National Book Study

March 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

The Greater Cincinnati Chapter of Citizens for Global Solutions and the Peace Committee of IJPC invite you to join us as we participate in the upcoming CGS National Webinar Book Club.  We will be reading and discussing a book with a plan to help our world work better: Transforming the UN System: Designs for a Workable World by Joseph E Schwartzberg, ​Distinguished International ​Professor Emeritus​, ​University of Minnesota.
The book club will take place on the 2nd Saturday of each month from 12 noon to 1:30 pm.  We will be meeting in the conference center at the Center for Faith and Justice in the Gallagher Student Center on the campus of Xavier University.  We will send directions and a parking pass to those who are participating.
Saturday, March 10th, INTRODUCTION – Book: Preface and Chapter 1; Study Guide: Unit 1
Saturday, April 14th, REFORM OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY – Book: Chapter 2; Study Guide: Unit 2
Saturday, May 12th, A WORLD PARLIAMENTARY ASSEMBLY – Book: Chapter 3; Study Guide: Unit 3
Saturday, June 9th, REFORM OF THE SECURITY COUNCIL – Book: Chapter 4; Study Guide: Unit 4
You can join us in person at XU or participate in the Webinar from your own home.  You can register for the book club either by emailing Donna or Andrea and/or following the instructions on the attached flyer.

You can order the book on Amazon or purchase it from Nancy Dunlavy at the Workable World Trust as instructed on the flyer.

If you order the book from Nancy she will send you a free Study Guide.  If you register with us, we will get your free Study Guide and give it to you at the first session.​

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Date:
March 10
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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Venue

Xavier University – Gallagher Student Center
3815 Ledgewood Dr
Cincinnati, OH 45207 United States
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About IJPC

The Intercommunity Justice and Peace Center educates and advocates for peace, challenges unjust local, national and global systems, and promotes the creation of a nonviolent society. IJPC is supported by faith-based organizations and individuals who work together to educate around justice issues, take collaborative action and do public witness. We address local, national and international concerns focusing on the death penalty, immigration, human trafficking and peace and nonviolence.

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