Watch the live stream for an event on health and sustainable development in a changing planet

United Nations headquarters in New York. Photo: Marionzetta via Flickr
Join speakers from Future Earth and more online 16 September for a discussion on the critical intersections between health and the environment.

Future Earth and EcoHealth Alliance, a global non-profit organisation, will be hosting a lunch and discussion 16 September called "Future Earth, Health and Sustainable Development for a Changing Planet." The event will run from 13:00 to 15:00 EDT (17:00 to 19:00 UTC) at the ONE UN New York Hotel. It is timed to contribute to the sustainable development discussions at the United Nations General Assembly.

Those not able to join the discussion in person can watch it online through a live stream available at: http://www.youtube.com/c/EcoHealthAlliance/live

The event will draw participants from business, academia, government, the United Nations, media and more. Special guest speakers include:

  • Paul Shrivastava, Executive Director, Future Earth
  • Michael Myers, Managing Director, The Rockefeller Foundation
  • Andrew Revkin, Dot Earth, The New York Times, and Senior Fellow for Environmental Understanding, Pace University

For more information, contact EcoHealth Alliance by email at rsvp@ecohealthalliance.org or by phone at +1 212 380 4472.