Finn Tarp Moderates Public Meeting on Nordic Development Cooperation
On Friday 14 March the Nordic Development Ministers and their advisers ended the two day meeting with a public seminar on “Nordic Cooperation towards eradicating poverty and ensuring sustainable development for all”. The event was moderated by Finn Tarp, Director of UNU-WIDER.
The conversation revolved around some of the key issues raised in the joint statement on the Nordic priorities for the post-2015 agenda: poverty, inequality and inclusion; gender equality and women’s empowerment; sustainable energy for all; universality of the new development agenda; and the key importance of sustainability in development. More information on the Ministers meeting can be found on the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland page here.