globalEDGE Business Beat with guest Michael Beard
Speaker: Michael Beard, United Nations Foundation Advocacy
Air Date: November 09, 2015
Tomas Hult speaks with Michael Beard, Executive Director and Global Health Director at the United Nations Foundation Advocacy. The United Nations Foundation links the UN’s work with others around the world, mobilizing the energy and expertise of business and non-governmental organizations to help the UN tackle issues including climate change, global health, peace and security, women's empowerment, poverty eradication, energy access, and U.S. - UN relations.
This segment is on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 goals targeted to end poverty, promote prosperity, and address climate change.