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TULSA (May 19, 2076) – The United Nations Association of Eastern Oklahoma (UNAEO) is currently seeking nominations for the 2017 Ambassador Edwin G. Corr Global Citizenship Award. Now in its third year, this award recognizes outstanding individuals whose personal or professional efforts have advanced eastern Oklahoma on the global stage.
“We are so proud of the work being done in our state to improve our communities and better connect us to the international community,” says Ruby Libertus, Ph.D., UNAEO Board of Trustees President. “This award gives us an opportunity to highlight these valuable efforts.”
Nominations can be submitted through http://www.UNAEO.org/nominate. The winning candidate will be honored at the UNAEO’s annual United Nations Day Dinner in October.
About the UNAEO
The UNAEO is the Eastern Oklahoma chapter of the United Nations Association of the United States of America. Founded in 1946, the UNAEO supports Model United Nations teams across Eastern Oklahoma while advocating for humanitarian issues. The chapter is dedicated to educating, inspiring, and mobilizing Americans to support the principles and vital work of the United Nations, strengthening the United Nations system, promoting constructive United States leadership in that system, and achievement of the goals of the United Nations Charter. The organization’s core purpose is to promote diplomacy and inspire a better world. Additional information is available at www.UNAEO.org.
Ruby Libertus, Ph.D.
President of the Board of Trustees
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