Workshop on the Inclusive Wealth Report (IWR)

When, local time: 
Monday, 29 April 2013 - 9:00am to Tuesday, 30 April 2013 - 5:30pm
Where: 
France, Paris
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
s.arico@unesco.org
It has been readily acknowledged that evaluating a country’s progress by just economic production indicators such as Gross Domestic Product (GDP) falls short of providing a broader picture of the sustainability of the wellbeing of a nation’s population. Therefore it is urgent to re-think these yardsticks. This thought was emphasized in the United Nations Secretary General’s high level panel report on global sustainability and the outcome of the Rio+20 Earth Summit. <br />