The UN's first Sustainable Development Goal is Eradicating Poverty Business Fights Poverty
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The third week of October is internationally recognized as the Week Against Poverty. On October 12th at the International School of Business, we will explore how business can contribute to alleviating poverty. This will be the third annual Business Fights Poverty event at ISB.
Business Fights Poverty
Businesses have a huge role to play in the sustainabilty of the world. To better understand the impact of business activities, companies should examine their human impact and intitiate solutions from the ground up.
Joined by two experienced professionals, students and teachers will come to a better understanding of their responsibility as global citizens towards the well being of others and the planet, and how one can act upon that responsibility.
16:00 Welcome by Dr Ingrid Van Rompay-Bartels 16:15 Introduction + Begin presentation Jasper Kort 16:40 Begin presentation Roberto Piccioni 17:05 Contest 17:15 Dinner
We are honored to be joined by two experienced professionals who will share their insights on how businesses can contribute to eradicating poverty.
Dr. Ingrid Van Rompay-BartelsMaster of Ceremonies
Senior Research Fellow Global Citizenship & Lecturer at HAN International School of Business
Jasper KortGuest lecturer
Senior financial advisor & policy advisor
Roberto PiccioniGuest lecturer
Operational Excellence EHS, Sustainability & ESG Practitioner & Educator