Feb 08 2017 Posted: 11:04 GMT
Orla Fagan Guest Lecture Wednesday 15th February, 11-1pm

Orla Fagan, a graduate of the MA in Public Advocacy and Activism will be our visiting speaker on Wednesday 15th February, 11-1 in Q1 (Huston). She has worked with the UN OCHA  in their response to various humanitarian crises including Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, the earthquake in Nepal in 2015, and most recently in Nigeria where the effects of Boko Haram’s activities have resulted in famine in many areas. She will talk about her experiences working with the UN, and the challenges and importance of getting media attention for these crises, including how to develop a communications strategy and useful media skills. All welcome.

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