SPOTLIGHT ON DEVELOPMENT CHALLENGES Our World in 2050: More Equitable and Sustainable - or Less?
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Helen Clark will consider the impact of growing inequality and environmental degradation and introduce poverty, inequity and environmental sustainability as inter-linked global challenges.
She will also examine how countries and communities are employing innovative, integrated approaches to simultaneously address these challenges, linking this to the outcome of the Rio+20 Conference on Sustainable Development.
This event is part of our November mini-series, Spotlight on Development Challenges. The other events in this series are:
Tuesday, November 13 - Defending Human Rights in Central Africa
Abbé Benoît Kinalegu, 2012 Human Rights Watch Defender
Ida Sawyer, Africa Reseracher and Advocate, Human Rights Watch
Thursday, November 29 - Asia's Challenge: Ensuring Sustainable Growth
Rajat M. Nag, Managing Director General, Asian Development Bank
- Helen Clark, Administrator, United Nations Development Programme
Wednesday, 11/7 6:30 PM- 7:30 PM
World Affairs Council
312 Sutter Street, Suite 200
San Francisco, CA 94108