He is University Professor at Columbia University, the universityâs highest academic rank. His other areas of expertise include memory disorders, attention deficit disorder, dementia, traumatic brain injury, and others. Koen Doens is a classical philologist, who was a professor of Latin and Greek in his early days. 14:30 –Â 14:35 UTC | 10:30 – 10:35 EDT, Session 2 The Amazon is âToo big to failâ: Launch of the Amazon Inclusive Green Economy Hub October 16-18, 2019, Krakow, Poland SEED2019 Conference 3 rd International Conference on the Sustainable Energy and Environmental Development 3rd International Conference on the Sustainable Energy and Environmental Development will be held from 16 to 18 October 2018 in Krakow (Poland). The fiscal outlays cover public investments, the public provision of social services, and social protection for vulnerable populations.” SDG Costing & Finance For LIDCS (SDSN 2019). Carlos has always been interested in strengthening the universityâs relationship with civil society, having been the assistant director of student affairs and university extension of the School of Industrial Engineers at the UPM. It was kindly hosted by the School of Engineering, Tufts University on its Medford … In the past, Professor Koundouri has held academic positions at the University of Cambridge, University College London, the University of Reading and the London School of Economics. This theme emphasizes the strong foundation that is provided by using research to inform our everyday practices, policies, and research approaches. To make this a reality Ram started Champions for Change to help students and youth develop skills beyond academics. Mr. Leslie Maasdorp is Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the New Development Bank. She received the Earth Frontiers grant in 2020 on community-based education on fluoride testing. 20:00 – 21:00 UTC | Watch the Livestream. Prior to her current role, Tahl managed a range of interdisciplinary initiatives at MSDI, including Climate Scientists Australia, the Australian Bushfire Arson Prevention Initiative, and the Indigenous Communities and Climate Change Program. Previously, he attended the Military School TeuliÃ¨ and had a brief experience as a pilot officer cadet at the Italian Air Force Academy. Browse solutions by topic to the left. Sustainable Development is an organizing principle for human life on a finite planet. The International Conference on Sustainable Development is organized by the European Center of Sustainable Development in collaboration with CIT University. 03:00 – 04:00 UTC | Watch the Livestream. He has authored nearly 100 peer-reviewed scientific articles, edited of 3 books, and coauthored 18 books. This third edition of Amazon Day will explore a “Green Economy for the Amazon 2030.” The event is organized in partnership with the Green Economy Coalition (GEC), the Sustainable Amazon Foundation (FAS), and the SDSN. Global Change Research Program (GCRP) document, Climate Literacy: The Essential Principles of Climate Science. Therefore, she is very interest in exploring, developing and implementing educational models which focus in transformative and emergent learning. If no one could do, then I should do.â. in Finance from Tsinghua University in Beijing. Goldberg has served as Visiting Scholar at The Institute for Advanced Studies of Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Visiting Professor at University of Sydney. He has also been a columnist for several newspapers and magazines in South Africa. These organizations provide solutions to development challenges and support in the acceleration of the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals through financing and deployment of targeted interventions. At the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in June 2012, Member States adopted the outcome document "The Future We Want" in which they decided, inter alia, to launch a process to develop a set of SDGs to build upon the MDGs and to establish the UN High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development. At the Tsinghua Universityâs Institute for Sustainable Development Goals, her research specialties include environmental governance and the development of low-carbon strategies for mega cities. Christina holds a PhD in Comparative and International Development Education from the University of Minnesota, a MA in Social Sciences from the University of Chicago, and a BS in Psychology from Sewanee: The University of the South. As a communications and sustainable project concept designer, Chief Nat has been a social development consultant to Morehouse College Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Christophe MIDLER, Research Director, I3 CRG Ecole polytechnique CNRS Rémi MANIAK, Professor, Ecole polyechnique. In 2001, she joined SIIF Energies, which later became EDF Renewables, where she would take up office as Project Director in 2003. We invite you to read our full summary of ICSD 2020. The report, Accelerating Education for the SDGs in Universities, is a practical guide on how universities can harness their learning and teaching functions to provide âEducation for the SDGs (ESDGs)â, helping learners develop the necessary knowledge, skills, and mindsets to achieve the SDGs. He was selected by Foreign Policy magazine as one of the â100 Leading Global Thinkers for 2013.â. Mariaâs expertise and research focus lies in the field of Education for Sustainability, transdisciplinary collaboration and emergent learning through character qualities. He firmly believes that education is not about just scoring marks but making a mark and delivering a positive change. Executive Director, UN Environment Programme, Deputy Managing Director, International Monetary Fund, Minister of National Development Planning and Chairman of the National Development Planning Agency, Republic of Indonesia, Group Senior Executive Vice-President, International Division, EDF, President, Korea Energy Economics Institute, Director of Global Practices, Economic and Social Infrastructure, Islamic Development Bank Group (IsDBG)), Director-General for International Cooperation and Development, European Commission, Lecturer, Windesheim University of Applied Sciences, Founding Directo, Luria Neuroscience Institute, Education Sector Director, Center for Sustainable Development, The Earth Institute, Columbia University, Project Manager, Monash Sustainable Development Institute (MSDI); Manager, SDSN Australia, New Zealand and Pacific, Professor of Sustainable Development, Athens University of Economics and Business, Vice-Chancellor and Principal, University of Pretoria, Fellow, Center for Universal Education, the Brookings Institution, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, The New Development Bank, Senior Specialist â Energy and Climate Change, The World Bank, Climate Education Coordinator, NOAA Climate Program Office, Distinguished University Professor of Economics and Co-Director, Political Economy Research Institute (PERI) at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Professor, School of Public Policy and Management, Tsinghua University, Environmental Science Teacher, Public School 333, New York City, Senior Manager for Blended Finance, International Finance Corporation (IFC), Director, Center for Advanced Studies in Global Education, Arizona State University, Chair, Monash Sustainable Development Institute, Co-Founder, Council on Extended Intelligence, Director, Results Management and Aid Effectiveness Division (SPRA), Strategy, Policy and Review Department (SPD), Asian Development Bank, Multilateral action can unlock the full potential of a green COVID-19 recovery, Mirko Armiento, Senior Researcher, Enel Foundation, Keynote by Felipe Castro, Director of SDG Center for Latin America and the Caribbean (CODS), Emma Torres, Americas Vice President, Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN)Â, Beto VerÃssimo, Co-founder, Institute of Man and Environment of the Amazon (Imazon), Carlos Lazary, Executive Director, Amazon Cooperation Treaty Organization (ACTO)Â, Diego Pacheco, Technical Assessor, Amazon Cooperation Treaty Organization (ACTO)Â, Juan Pablo Bonilla, Manager of Climate Change and Sustainable Development Sector, Inter-American Development Bank (IADB), Oliver Greenfield, Convener, Green Economy Coalition, Virgilio Viana, Director General, Sustainable Amazon Foundation (FAS), Izabella Teixeira, Former Brazilian Environment Minister, Jamie Ervin, Global Programme on Nature for Development, UNDP, Gregory Watson, Lead Specialist, Natural Capital Lab, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Asad Naqvi, Head of the Secretariat of The Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE). IEEE ISTAS 2019 – the flagship event of IEEE Society for Social Implications of Technology (SSIT) took place in Boston from 15 – 16 November 2019. He is a Co-Chair of the Leadership Council of the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network (âSDSNâ) launched by the Secretary General of the United Nations to provide expert advice and support to the development and implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals. Ms. Provasoli began teaching 21 years ago as an early childhood teacher before following her passion for the natural world to become an educator of the environment. Frank is the âTeaching Climateâ lead for NOAAâs Climate.gov web portal that offers learning activities and curriculum materials, multi-media resources, and professional development opportunities for formal and informal educators who want to incorporate climate science into their work. He started his journey as a grassroots volunteer and field worker from India before founding of Uniglow. Before joining the Tsinghua University in 2018, Professor Poon was Undersecretary for the Environment in the Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. With this transition comes a great opportunity to revive industry, build local economies, and create a sustainable, highly skilled, healthy workforce.Â Several efforts are underway to determine the best way to invigorate this transition with innovative policies to ensure a just and equitable clean energy transition. of Food and Resource Economics, Korea University, Dec. 2008 ~ Jan. 2020 | Advisory Committee Member, Ministry of Environment, Korea. The general aim of the conference is to promote international collaboration in Sustainability Science and related disciplines. Ivetaâs most recent research engages with the decoloniality of knowledge production and being, childhood memories, ecofeminism, and environmental sustainability. 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