|Global poverty expert to speak Sat. in BG|
|Written by Sentinel-Tribune Staff|
|Wednesday, 13 February 2013 09:24|
A retired economist with the United Nations will speak on ending poverty Saturday afternoon at Bowling Green State University.
Dr. Donald Lee, an expert on global poverty issues, will present "Ending Poverty: The United Nations and Millennium Development Goals" at 2:30 p.m. in Room 117 of Olscamp Hall.
His visit is being sponsored by Rotary International District 6600 of Northwest Ohio, the Rotary Club of Bowling Green, and the International Studies Program at BGSU.
Lee served as a senior development economist for 20 years with the United Nations in New York and Bangkok, Thailand.
Lee was formerly deputy dean of commerce at Deakin University in Australia.
The Rotary Clubs of Findlay, Ottawa-Glandorf, McComb, North Baltimore and Fostoria will host Lee on Sunday.
He will speak at 3 p.m. in the TLB Auditorium at Winebrenner Theological Seminary on the University of Findlay campus.
No reservations or tickets are necessary to attend either of Lee's talks.
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