David Heeney to speak at the Burlington United Nations Day Speaker Session

When: October 24, 2010

Where: Burlington, Ontario

UN logo United Nations Day is celebrated every year on October 24 to mark the anniversary of the entry into force of the United Nations Charter on October 24, 1945. It has traditionally been marked throughout the world by meetings, discussions and exhibits on the achievements and goals of the Organization.

The City of Burlington is celebrating UN Day in 2010 with a speaker session organized by The Burlington Mundialization Committee. The session will be held at the Tansley Woods Community Centre and will feature speakers on environmental, social and economic issues.

David Heeney, President of IndEco, will be speaking on the UN's Millenium Development Goal (MDG) Goal #7 which deals with environmental issues, and planetary boundaries.

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Millenium Development Goals

Assessment of global environmental conditions