Video: The Business Role in the Post-2015 Development Agenda

  • Feb 18, 2014
    Duration: 01:21:39
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    CSIS hosts a panel discussion on the role of business and the private sector in shaping and achieving the post-2015 global development agenda. Panelists discuss the need for the next round of goals to focus on improving the business environment and enabling conditions for economic growth, particularly by incorporating the leadership of the private sector to create jobs and foster economic stability.

    John Podesta
    White House Counselor; and Member, U.N. Secretary-General's High-Level Panel of Eminent Persons on the Post-2015 Development Agenda

    Featuring:

    Daniella Ballou-Aares
    Senior Adviser, Development, U.S. Department of State

    Norine Kennedy
    Vice President, Strategic International Engagement, Energy and Environment, U.S. Council for International Business (USCIB)

    Georg Kell
    Executive Director, United Nations Global Compact

    Tam Nguyen

    Global Head of Sustainability, Bechtel Corporation; and
    Co-Chair, Corporate Responsibility Committee, USCIB

    Ann Condon

    Director, Resource and Environmental Strategies,
    GE Corporate Environmental Programs; and Chair, Environment Committee, USCIB

    Moderated by:

    Daniel F. Runde
    Codirector, Project on U.S. Leadership in Development and
    William A. Schreyer Chair in Global Analysis, CSIS