Discussion: Sustainable Development Goals for a Better World

September 26, 2017 - 4:30pm

Join development economist and advocate Jeffrey Sachs from Columbia University, for a discussion with Pitt faculty experts about the purpose and process of Sustainable Development Goals.

Topics will range from global health and natural resource management to gender inequality and the role of data itself.  This includes the implications for the transformation of Pittsburgh and the globalization of universities such as the University of Pittsburgh.

Keynote speaker: Jeffrey Sachs
Discussants: Donald Burke, Paul Nelson, Müge Finkel
Moderator: Michael Goodhart

For more information on this and other events, visit the Global Studies Center website

Location and Address

Frick Fine Arts Auditorium
Pittsburgh, PA 15260

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