The theme of the 31 May 2022 session is “SDG8 - Decent work and economic growth”.
• Keynote speaker Harvard Kennedy School Lecturer in Public Policy Martha Chen:
Cities and Informal Workers: Common Challenges, Recent Victories
• Panel discussion featuring Helsinki Mayor Juhana Vartiainen, Affiliate Professor Martha Chen, Community Coordinator Mohamed Ghonam and London School of Economics Emeritus Professor Jo Beall
• Q&A session
The City of Helsinki and UNU-WIDER are teaming up to host an inspirational series of discussion forums that will highlight some of the goals and work that is being done to make these goals a reality.
The series is open to everyone who is interested in sustainability.