Terry Third Thursday: Derreck Kayongo, CEO, Center for Civil and Human Rights
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Derreck Kayongo, CEO of the Center for Civil and Human Rights, was born in Kampala, Uganda, just before Idi Amin Dada seized power in a military coup. As violence spread through the country and civil war erupted, Kayongo and his family became refugees in Kenya. He later immigrated to America and attended college.

Though best known as a 2011 CNN Hero and founder of the Global Soap Project, Kayongo is a renowned expert in environmental sustainability and global health. In 2016, the Georgia State Senate passed a resolution recognizing Kayongo's incredible journey from refugee to CEO.


Registration requested. No refunds available. $5 of your registration may be considered a tax-deductible gift to support the Terry College of Business. In the event that my image is taken while in attendance, I hereby allow the University of Georgia and the Terry College of Business to use my name and image in connection with its education and promotional materials or for any other legitimate purposes. I also understand that I will receive no compensation in connection with the use of my image.

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When
  • Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 7:00am9:00am
Location
Terry Executive Education Center, Live Oak Square Second Floor, Lobby Level
3475 Lenox Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30326
United States
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