In this presentation, Dr. Samantha Nutt, LLD’10, founder of War Child, takes a compelling look at the impact of war – the truth, the lies, and the reality on the ground – and the major events currently shaping our world. She examines our growing global economic and security inter-dependence, and explores the meaning of social justice and community in the 21st century.
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This event took place November 16, 2015, in Vancouver, BC.
Samantha Nutt, LLD’10, is an award-winning humanitarian, bestselling author and acclaimed public speaker. A medical doctor and a founder of the renowned international humanitarian organization War Child, Dr. Nutt has worked with children and their families at the frontline of many of the world’s major crises – from Iraq to Afghanistan, Somalia to the Democratic Republic of Congo, and Sierra Leone to Darfur, Sudan. A leading authority on current affairs, war, international aid and foreign policy, Dr. Nutt is one of the most intrepid and recognized voices in the humanitarian arena and is amongst the most sought-after public speakers in North America. With a career that has spanned more than two decades and dozens of conflict zones, her international work has benefited hundreds of thousands of war-affected children globally.
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