Social Good Summit

1 Broadband can accelerate the end of poverty, says Sachs

Jeff Sachs (New York) – Expanding access to technology works hand in glove with the end of extreme poverty, the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and beyond, says Jeff Sachs. The Columbia University economist arrived late to a special round table discussion before taking the stage at the…

0 5 reasons to pay attention to a badly named meeting at the UN

Next week, in New York City, the United Nations is holding a big meeting that could affect the future of global health. If all the gab actually translates into policy changes and action, it could redefine global health in a fairly significant way. In an apparent attempt to scare off…