(Video) UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed delivers the 2019 Annual Pluralism Lecture

UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed was instrumental in bringing about the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, in her role as Special Adviser to Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Post- 2015 Development Planning. A former Minister of Environment for Nigeria, she has served on numerous international boards and panels, including the Independent Expert Advisory Group on the Data Revolution for Sustainable Development, the Global Development Program of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the International Development Research Centre, the African Women’s Millennium Initiative, Girl Effect, 2016 African Union Reform and the ActionAid International Right Education Project. Ms. Mohammed is an Adjunct Professor in Development Practice at Columbia University.

Hosted by the Global Centre for Pluralism, an Ottawa-based charitable organization founded by His Highness the Aga Khan in partnership with the Government of Canada, the Annual Pluralism Lecture provides an opportunity to learn from individuals whose work has made a practical difference in the world.

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Independent, civil society media featuring Ismaili Muslim community, inter and intra faith endeavors, achievements and humanitarian works.

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