Harriet Rossetto, the founder and executive vice president of Beit T’Shuvah, a residential treatment center and educational institution in Culver City, has been named a 2015 Advocate for Action by the White House’s Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP).  ONDCP Director Michael Botticelli recognized Rossetto during a ceremony at the White House on May 20.

Pope calls on world to defend modern Christian martyrs

Pope Francis called upon the world to help defend and stop violence against Christians. 

Global communications scholar James Pamment has published a new article that unpacks the communication theories and practices behind the international advocacy Campaign to End Sexual Violence in Conflict.

This panel was comprised of representatives from the foreign ministries of Canada, Israel, Mexico and the U.S. Department of State and shared insights from their respective recent advocacy efforts. Particular focus was placed on the exploration of how best to merge traditional and digital campaigns and how to determine success through the use of metrics. 

Panel discussion from 6:30pm-8:00pm; reception immediately following.

This CPD co-sponsored panel at the Pacific Council on International Policy's spring conference explored how foreign ministries are practicing international advocacy.

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic- New Tattoos HD

Don't miss this video of Swedish soccer player Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who uses tattoos to raise awareness about world hunger.