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Official Visit by Professor Jeffrey D. Sachs, Director of the Center for Sustainable Development at Columbia University in New York, the United States

November 11, 2019

Together with Columbia Alumni at MOE Japan, Minister Koizumi and State Minister Sato gave a warm welcome to Professor Sachs, a world-renowned economics professor and global leader in sustainable development. They exchanged views on how to accelerate action on sustainable development in Japan. He is also a special advisor to UN Secretary-General António Guterres on the Sustainable Development Goals.

Professor Sachs and Minister Koizumi
Both Minister Koizumi and State Minister Sato are Alumni of Columbia Graduate School