WSSF

World Social Science Forum 2018

Sep, 25-28, 2018 FUKUOKA, JAPAN

Security and Equality for Sustainable Futures

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Plenary Speaker

Kate Raworth
Kate Raworth

Senior Visiting Research Associate, Oxford University’s Environmental Change Institute

Kate Raworth is an economist whose research focuses on the unique social and ecological challenges of the twenty-first century. She teaches at Oxford University’s Environmental Change Institute, where she is a Senior Visiting Research Associate, and she is a Senior Associate of the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership.

Over the last two decades Kate has worked as Senior Researcher at Oxfam, as a co-author of the UN’s Human Development Report at the United Nations Development Programme, and as a Fellow of the Overseas Development Institute in the villages of Zanzibar.

She has been named by The Guardian as one of the top ten tweeters on economic transformation.

12:30-14:00 25 September
PLENARY SESSION:
Existential Risks

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