The Institute will house NDMU’s United Nations Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) status initiatives in addition to bringing together:
As an international hub on campus, the Institute for Global Leadership will focus on:
Each year, the Institute will invite a speaker to campus for discussions on politics, ethics, international affairs, women’s rights, service abroad, and other topics related to global issues.
2014-15 –Simona-Mirela Miculescu, Permanent Representative of Romania to the United Nations
2015-16 – Claudia Fritsche, Ambassador of the Principality of Lichtenstein to the United States of America
2016-17 – Gabriela Martinic, Argentinian Deputy Ambassador to the United Nations
2017-18 – Dina Kawar, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to the United States of America
2019-20 – Hunaina Sultan Al Mughairy, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Sultanate of Oman to the United States of America