Achieving Sustainable Development: Voices from the Real Economy

Achieving Sustainable Development: Voices from the Real Economy

April 1, 2015 at 4:30 pm

Michael Shank, PhD, director of media strategy at Climate Nexus and adjunct faculty at George Mason University’s School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution, moderates a panel at the UN’s Economic and Social Council on achieving sustainable development through employment creation and decent work. Video courtesy of UN. For full panel, […]

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UN’s Economic and Social Council Puts Real Voices on UN Stage

UN’s Economic and Social Council Puts Real Voices on UN Stage

April 1, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Michael Shank, PhD, director of media strategy at Climate Nexus and adjunct faculty at George Mason University’s School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution, moderates UN’s Economic and Social Council forum on achieving sustainable development through employment creation and decent work. Video courtesy of UN. Full panel available here: http://webtv.un.org/meetings-events/economic-and-social-council/watch/16th-meeting-panel-discussion-on-%E2%80%9Cvoices-from-the-real-economy%E2%80%9D-economic-and-social-council-2015-integration-segment/4144321581001

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Why UN Development Goals Matter: Beyond 2015

Why UN Development Goals Matter: Beyond 2015

July 10, 2014 at 4:58 pm

Michael Shank, Ph.D., associate director for legislative affairs at the Friends Committee on National Legislation and adjunct faculty at George Mason University’s School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution, discusses UN nation-state progress on the Millennium Development Goals and transition post-2015 to the Sustainable Development Goals.  Shank highlights the need for […]

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Congress Punts on Payroll Tax Cut, Faith Drops in Congress, Candidates Queue for Iowa

December 21, 2011 at 7:39 pm

Michael Shank discusses on Fox News the fight in Congress over the extension of the payroll tax cut, unemployment insurance and the “doc fix”, as well as the Republican presidential candidates fight over Iowa and record-breaking low faith in Congress.  Interview on December 21, 2011. Courtesy of Fox News.

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