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(June 13) Sustainability of the Future and the Future of Sustainability

Join SFU International on June 13 (2:00pm – 4:00pm)  in a discussion with SFU’s Honorary Degree Recipient, Ashok Khosla on the pathways for promoting sustainable futures in India and elsewhere. Dr. Ashok Khosla, an internationally renowned pioneer in environmental sustainability, develops conceptual frameworks and global systems for promoting a sustainable future that has had profound impacts in India and elsewhere.

Dr. Khosla established Development Alternatives, an innovative NGO focusing on the toughest environmental challenges.Development Alternatives (DA), the world’s first social enterprise dedicated to sustainable development, is a research and action organization striving to deliver socially equitable, environmentally sound and economically scalable development outcomes. DA’s green technology innovations for habitat, water, energy and waste management, which deliver basic needs and generate sustainable livelihoods, have reduced poverty and rejuvenated natural ecosystems in the most backward regions of India. Dr. Khosla’s work exemplifies that it possible to integrate social innovation, research and community engagement.

RSVP for this event to: international_development@sfu.ca

Wednesday, June 13th
2:00 – 4:00 p.m
Room 1300-500 Granville Street, Vancouver BC
SFU’s Segal Graduate School of Business

 

 

 

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