Beijing +25 Years: Redefining Leadership in the Age of the SDGs: Accelerating and Scaling Up Delivery Through Innovation and Inclusion

Date: 

Wednesday, February 19, 2020, 11:45am to 1:00pm

Location: 

Malkin Penthouse
Join WAPPP Leaders In Practice  Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, the current United Nations under-secretary-general and executive director of UN Women, and Rangita de Silva de Alwis, associate dean for international programs at the University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School, for a lunch discussion of their article, “Redefining Leadership in the Age of the SDGs: Accelerating and Scaling Up Delivery Through Innovation and Inclusion.”  The UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) promote prosperity while protecting the environment, and their research examines how the SDGs can be accelerated by ambitious leaders in the field of innovation. The discussion will be moderated by Janina Matuszeski, Lecturer in Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School. Lunch will be provided.