Climate & Sustainability Past Events

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Filippo Grandi, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
IIEA11th July 20191min

In his address to the IIEA, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, shares his personal perspective on the dynamics of forced displacement and the global response to refugees. He discusses the implications of the new Global Compact on Refugees and look ahead to the first ever Global Refugee Forum, to be held in Geneva in December.

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Susanna Moorehead, Chair of the OECD’s Development Assistance Committee (DAC), Ida McDonnell, OECD Team Lead on the Development Cooperation Report
IIEA27th June 20191min

Ms Moorehead and Ms McDonnell discuss the international community’s commitment to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals for everyone and to leaving no one behind. They reflect on the implications of the Leave No One Behind report for Ireland’s policy for international development, A Better World, and its priority of reaching the furthest behind first.

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Lawrence Haddad Executive Director of the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) & 2018 World Food Prize Laureate
IIEA3rd May 20191min

In his address to the IIEA, Dr Lawrence Haddan argues that in order to address the key drivers of malnutrition, collaboration between the public and private sectors is essential. Dr Haddad suggests the most effective ways to seize opportunities and minimise risks.