Today’s Sustainability Spotlight features Dr. Eric Kandel, a Novel Laureate. His work entails the Physiology of memory. Earlier today President of NGO Sustainability met up with Dr. Kandel to speak about the effects climate change and pollution have on the brain.
On Wednesday, May 31st, 2017, the UN General Assembly (UNGA) elected Miroslav Lajcak, Slovakia’s Foreign Minister, as president of its 72nd session (2017-2018). Lajcak served as a three-term Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of Slovakia.
Here is an important takeaway point from his acceptance speech:
- SDGs & Climate Action– Prioritize addressing inequalities and helping the least developed countries (LDCs) and small island developing States (SIDS).