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E.g., 11/13/2018
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:20pm

Open to students, staff, and faculty.

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As the flow of overseas development assistance shrinks, firms and governments in emerging markets, as well as development banks, are increasingly seeking out new, private investors. In...

Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 4:30pm

Social impact enterpreneurs Nadeem Hussain & Shahryar Reza will discuss the technological revolution taking place across emerging markets (particularly Pakistan, Egypt, and the UAE), analogous to the 19th Century Industrial revolution in the West in terms of the transformational impact on development and...

Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm

A major policy question today is how to prevent people from joining violent groups, such as ISIS, al-Qaeda, Boko Haram, and gangs in Latin America. Often people assume it's mainly for economic reasons, but as social psychology and behavioral economics tells us, financial reward is rarely the sole motivator of behavior. Dr. Rebecca Wolfe, ...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
Friday, October 6, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:15pm

Open to the Princeton University community, this panel discussion concludes the 3-day workshop on Innovating the United Nations for Agenda 2030.  Panelists will address questions of how to foster innovative problem solving in...

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 4:15pm to 5:45pm

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017 to Friday, October 6, 2017

On October 4-6, 2017 Princeton University’s Innovations for Successful Societies (ISS) research program will team up with the United Nations System Staff College (UNSSC) to host a 3-day leadership workshop for senior United Nations staff about innovation to achieve the sustainable development goals (SDGs).

The workshop sessions will...

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