Jo Beall to join the Sustainable Cities discussion forum on 31 May 2022



Hundreds of countries and cities the world over have committed to achieving the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals by the year 2030, but have they made any progress?


The City of Helsinki and UNU-WIDER are teaming up to host an inspirational series of discussion forums that will highlight some of the goals and work that is being done to make these goals a reality.


In this first event in the series, Harvard Kennedy School Affiliate Professor Martha Chen will shine a light on the role of informal work in our transforming economy. A panel featuring Dr. Chen, the Mayor of Helsinki Juhana Vartiainen, Emeritus Professor Jo Beall and Community Coordinator Mohamed Ghonam discuss what is being done to secure sustainable economic growth and decent work for everyone.


Find out more here. 


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