Cutting across education and governance: why practicing sustainable development requires interdisciplinary thinking and action

24 Mar 2020 10:00
24 Mar 2020 12:00

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Lecture by Lorenzo Fioramonti

Venue: Institute for European Studies, Pleinlaan 5, Conference Room: Rome

Lorenzo Fioramonti is Professor of Political Economy at the University of Pretoria (South Africa) and, from 2018 to 2019, he was Deputy Minister and Minister of Education, University and Research in Italy. His decision to make sustainable development education mandatory in schools at all levels made headlines around the world, as Italy became the first country globally to do so. Prof. Fioramonti's books are translated in several languages and his articles have appeared, among others, in The New York Times, Financial Times and Harvard Business Review. 


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