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Travel to Geneva, Switzerland with the Global Education Opportunity Program to deal with many United Nations issues including grassroots humanitarian projects, awareness campaigns and education programs.





Since 2003 the Global Education Opportunity Program (GEO Program) has provided engagement opportunities to students, graduates, and faculty who are interested in supporting worldwide human rights. 

The GEO Program focuses on research, advocacy, promotion, and protocol through the United Nations.

Switzerland Photo by Anna Greenwood


The Human Rights Council meets annually around June.



Geneva, Switzerland

Known as the City of Peace, Geneva is home to the European Headquarters of the United Nations and hosts sixteen permanent embassies and many other great international influences and organizations.



WSU partners with Mother's Legacy Project, a non-profit 501-3c ECOSOC accredited non-governmental organization (NGO).



Julie Rich

Weber State University GEO Program Coordinator

Afton Beutler

GEO Program Director

Stephanie Wolfe

WSU International Studies Program Director