Town Hall with Maria Otero, Under Secretary of State for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights

Please join the International Public Service Association (IPSA) for an informal discussion with Under Secretary of State for Civilian Security, Democracy and Human Rights, Maria Otero to discuss her work at the Department of State promoting civilian security, democracy, and human rights as they relate to U.S. foreign policy and the programs that the Department supports. Under Secretary Otero will also be available to share her thoughts and take questions on the key issues and events of the 2012 United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) related to civilian security, including trafficking in persons, gender issues, conflict resolution, etc. Audience members will be encouraged to ask the Under Secretary questions and engage in a discussion about foreign policy and the role that youth can play as positive change agents.