Professor Sakiko Fukuda-Parr Gives Keynote Speeches on the UN 2030 Agenda

Published on November 9, 2015

With the adoption of the UN 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the global conversation has turned to implementation strategies. SGPIA Professor Sakiko Fukuda-Parr has been contributing to the debates, arguing that it is up to academics and civil society to continue to advocate for transformative goals such as reducing inequality and expanding access to justice. On November 4th, she was the keynote speaker at Development Dialogue: The Ghosts of the MDGs: Unpacking the Logics of Developmenthosted by the Institute of Social Studies (ISS) in the Netherlands. And on November 12 she will be at the Graduate Institute in Geneva, giving a keynote speech at a conference of global think tanks in health: The SDGs and the Game Change in Global Health.

Watch Professor Sakiko Fukuda-Parr unpack what every International Affairs student should know about the SDGs in a short film recently produced by SGPIA.

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