UNA-NY Ambassador Series

An Evening with
Ambassador Maria Luiza Ribeiro Viotti

Permanent Representative of Brazil to the United Nations



Brazil at the United Nations



Wednesday, September 14, 2011
6:30 to 7:00 p.m. - Registration and Reception
7:00 p.m. - Presentation

Columbia University Club of New York
15 West 43rd Street
New York, New York


ADMISSION: You must make a reservation to attend (see below)



Ambassador Maria Luiza Ribeiro Viotti is the Permanent Representative of Brazil to the United Nations since of July 2007. Viotti was the President of the United Nations Security Council throughout February 2011.

Ambassador Viotti joined the Brazilian Foreign Service in 1976 and held several positions within the Ministry of External Relations. Overseas assignments included First Secretary at the Brazilian Mission to the United Nations from (1985-89) and Counselor at the Brazilian Embassy in La Paz, Bolivia (1993-95).

In 2005 she assumed the post of Chargé d'affaires of Brazil to the United Nations. Ambassador Viotti was appointed Permanent Representative of Brazil to the United Nations by President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva in January 2007. She also presented her credentials to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in July of that year.


ADMISSION

UNA MEMBERS attend for FREE (reservation required)
Only UNA Members have the option of guaranteeing their seats to our lecture events by making reservations in advance. Members attend most events for free, or pay the discounted Members' admission.

UNA STUDENT MEMBERS attend for FREE
Not a member yet? Join for a $10 UNA student membership and attend ALL events for free!

NON-MEMBERS and Guests : $10
All non-members must purchase their tickets in advance to guarantee their seats OR join for a $25 introductory membership and attend for free
(or at Members' prices for special events)


Questions? Please call (212) 907-1353 or e-mail: info@unanyc.org

NOTE: Only UNA-NY Members have preferred seating to our Ambassador Series events, and attend for free. Non-Members must purchase tickets in advance to guarantee their seats. As a reminder, our events are often sold-out, so we strongly encourage membership with UNA-NY — and guarantee your free seats! Why not take advantage?