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Psychology's Contributions to Sustainable Development: Challenges and Solutions for the Global Agenda
Date: Thursday, 24 April 2014
Time: 2:00pm – 6:00pm
Location: UN Headquarters Conference Building CR-1 New York, NY*
*Venue details and directions will be posted on the website and emailed to registrants prior to the event.
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 Shanker (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. John Lawrence (Former Principal Adviser & Deputy Director, UNDP)
• Dr. Elke Weber (Director, Center for Research On Environmental Decisions, Columbia University)
Detailed program and list of speakers to be made available at: http://unpsychologyday.org/
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: Cibo Restaurant 767 2nd Avenue, New York, NY 10017 (between 41st St & 42nd St)
Registration is required as space is limited.
Due to UN Security restrictions, registration will close on April 15, 2014.
To register, please visit www.unpsychologyday.org
Planning Committee Co-chairs: Dr. Rashmi Jaipal (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Dr. Lori Foster Thompson (email@example.com)
For a list of Co-Sponsoring Organizations, go to: http://unpsychologyday.jimdo.com/co-sponsoring-organizations/