Emilie McGlone

Emilie McGlone is the United Nations liaison and Director of the New York-based office of Peace Boat US, a nonprofit organization working to promote peace, sustainable development, and respect for the environment through educational programs, aboard the Peace Boat. This chartered passenger ship travels the world on peace voyages. Peace Boat holds Special Consultative Status with the Social and Economic Council of the UN and works in partnership with UN representatives, Nobel Peace Laureates, and community leaders from around the world to create opportunities for international cooperation focused on environmental sustainability, cultural awareness, and peace education. Emilie works to foster youth education and develops specific programs to learn about critical global issues onboard the Peace Boat.