February, 2016

201609Feb13:30Toward the Sustainable Development Goals: Creating a Better World Together13:30

Event Details

A lecture by
Tessie Tzavaras Catsambas, (PIERCE ‘79 – College of Wooster ‘83 – Harvard ‘85)
CEO/CFO of EnCompass LLC,

When: Tuesday, February 9, 13:30 – 15:00

Where: Center for the Arts Auditorium

Organized by: The Office of Public Affairs & the Center of Excellence for Sustainability

In September 2015, all countries voted unanimously yes in the UN General Assembly to support the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as the drivers of the Global Agenda 2030. The SDGs commit countries to promote equity, gender equality, and sustainability in international development. This presentation will review the SDGs, and explore the implications of the SDGs for international cooperation and policy making in all countries.