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Global Child Trafficking: The Hidden Human Tragedy of Our Time
An ICERM Radio Special Broadcast, “Let’s Talk About It”
Dr. Carol Bellamy, Former Executive Director of UNICEF
Host: Tziporah Pronman
Date: Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 7 pm in Eastern Time, New York
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About Dr. Carol Bellamy:
Dr. Carol Bellamy recently completed her term as the Chair of the Global Partnership for Education Board of Directors. During that period Dr. Bellamy oversaw a significant transformation of the Global Partnership, including the establishment of a representative Board of Directors, a highly successsful rebranding and replenishment campaign, the development of a long-term strategic plan for the Partnership and the appointment of the Partnership’s first ever Chief Executive Officer.
Prior to this, Dr. Bellamy served as President and CEO of World Learning, a private, non-profit organization promoting international understanding through education and development in over 70 countries. Dr. Bellamy previously served 10 years as Executive Director of UNICEF, the children’s agency of the United Nations. She was also the first former volunteer to become Director of Peace Corps.
Dr. Bellamy has worked in the private sector at Bear, Stearns & Co., Morgan Stanley, and Cravath, Swaine & Moore. She spent 13 years as an elected public official, including five years in the New York State Senate. In 1978, she became the first woman to be elected to citywide office in New York City when she was elected President of the NYC Council, a position she held until 1985. Dr.Bellamy was named one of Forbes magazine’s 100 Most Powerful Women in the World in 2004. In 2009, Dr. Bellamy was awarded the Légion d’Honneur by the Government of France. She also chairs the Board of Governors of the International Baccalaureate. Dr. Bellamy was recently appointed as Chair of the International Board of Trustees of ECPAT (End Child Prostitution and Trafficking).