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Rebirthing the Global Economy to Deliver Sustainable Development - Roundtable Two: Insights from Young Women Economists on Jobs and Climate Action
3 Sep 2020 -  This is the second in a series of roundtables with renowned women economists and innovative new thinkers to generate bold ideas and solutions to address these pressing issues. The participants in this second roundtable will be exceptional young women economists - practitioners, policy makers and academics - who are emerging as leaders in their field.
The roundtable will look at the two defining issues of our time, especially for younger generations: jobs, their shifting nature and lack thereof after COVID-19, and climate change in the context of a green recovery and a just transition to create decent and quality work.
Young women are crafting bold and innovative policy ideas and solutions and their voices, like those of climate activists, need to be amplified.