Intergovernmental Institution for the Use of Micro-Algae Spirulina Against Malnutrition

Intergovernmental Observer to the United Nations Economic and Social Council Under ECOSOC Resolution 2003/212 Dated 5th of March 2003.
Designated by the United Nations Economic & Social Council Under Rule 79 of the Council’s Rules and Procedures.

IN SUPPORT OF THE UNITED NATIONS SYSTEM FOR A BETTER WORLD AND THE UNITED NATIONS SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS 2015 - 2030

Mr. Yoiseif Baumgarten, Advisor and Facilitator for the Global Sports for Peace Initiative, was born in the United States and raised in Argentina. At the age of fifteen he traveled to Israel for one year, then returned to the U.S. to earn his college degree. He then became a Rabbi and spent an extensive amount of time living throughout Latin America in pursuit of humanitarian and spiritual affairs. While living in Costa Rica he developed summer programs for children. Once these programs were established he moved to Cuba and began working within the Jewish community as a spiritual leader and brought provisional care to the region. After many years abroad Yoisief returned to the U.S. and worked as a teacher for children with disabilities in California. From 1998 to 2003 he returned to Argentina and worked as a youth soccer advisor and established a bond with Argentina’s leading sports figures. Yoisief currently resides in New York and works for a successful mortgage company. He joins the IIMSAM as a seasoned professional in humanitarian affairs.