Making Change When Change Is Hard

Making Change When Change Is Hard

A conversation with Samantha Power, former United States Ambassador to the UN and Aurora Prize Selection Committee Member, and John Prendergast, Founding Director, Enough Project, took place in the American University of Armenia in Yerevan on June 8, 2018.

John Prendergast is a human rights activist and New York Times best-selling author who has focused on peace in Africa for over thirty years. He is the founding director of the Enough Project, an initiative to end genocide and crimes against humanity. He is also the co-founder of The Sentry, a new investigative initiative focused on dismantling the networks financing conflict and atrocities.

Ambassador Samantha Power is the Anna Lindh Professor of the Practice of Global Leadership and Public Policy at Harvard Kennedy School and Professor of Practice at Harvard Law School. Ambassador Power is a 2017-18 Fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study.    From 2013 to 2017 Power served as the 28th U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, as well as a member of President Obama’s cabinet.

You can watch the video of their conversation below (in English).