Jeffrey Sachs

  • Event Start: 6th October 2017, 2:00pm
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Distinguished American Economist

The American economist and author is a leader in sustainable development and the fight against poverty.  He is currently serving as Special Adviser to the UN Secretary General on the Sustainable Development Goals and was director of the Earth Institute at Columbia University until 2016.  Sachs has been twice named among Time Magazine’s 100 most influential world leaders, and has advised governments and international organisations from the Americas, Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East on economic strategy