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Psychology's Contributions to Sustainable Development: Challenges and Solutions for the Global Agenda
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DATE: Thursday, 24 April 2014
TIME: 2:00pm - 6:00pm
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This event will focus on the three pillars of sustainable development, with presentations from psychologists and UN representatives addressing how the science and practice of psychology can be used to advance social, environmental, and economic well-being.
Keynote Address: Dr. Maya Shankar (Senior White House Policy Advisor)
PANEL: Social, Environmental, and Economic Sustainability: Psychological Contributions for the UN Post 2015 Agenda
- Dr. Saths Cooper (President, International Union of Psychological Science)
- Dr. Elke
Weber (Director, Center for Research On Environmental Decisions, Columbia University)
- Dr. John Lawrence (Former Principal Adviser & Deputy Director, UNDP)
**Detailed program and list of speakers will soon be made available
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