Economist Jeffrey Sachs on Meeting Sustainable Development Goals

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Economist Jeffrey Sachs on Meeting Sustainable Development Goals

World-renowned economist Jeffrey Sachs speaks at the University of Ottawa about reaching the sustainable development goals adopted by world leaders, the role universities could play in implementing the goals, and the importance of decarbonizing the global economy by 2050. The 17 sustainable development goals aim to end poverty, hunger and inequality, take action on climate change, and improve access to health, education and employment. (April 4, 2018)