Diplomacy & Dialogue: US Engagement in World’s Fairs
June 28, 2022
Citizen Diplomats tuned to heard from Nikarilkanth Kanthasamy from Sri Lanka, International Visitor Leadership Program alumnus. He spoke on his work protecting and advancing minority rights. He also touched on how his time in Philadelphia helped him understand equal rights in completely new ways and has impacted his work creating the first social security system for migrant workers in Sri Lanka. Professional meeting host, Evan Thornburg from the Office of LGBT Affairs, joined to share insight on hosting and her own exchange to Nepal. Dinner hospitality hosts Joan and Ted Wells were also to chat with their friend Nikarilkanth.