While Nations Promise, Cities Deliver: Cities as Sustainability Leaders with David Miller

  • April 21, 2022
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Xavier University's HUB Commons

Organization: Xavier University

About this event:

David Miller will speak on While Nations Promise, Cities Deliver on Thursday, 21 April at 7 pm.

Xavier's E/R&S program and the Sustainability Committee are co-sponsoring the event in the HUB Commons.

David Miller is a leading voice in seeking out and promoting climate change solutions. His roles have included Mayor of Canada's largest city, Chair of the influential c40 Cities Climate Leadership Group, and President & CEO of World Wildlife Fund - Canada.

He is currently the Director, International Diplomacy at the C40 Climate Leadership Group. C40 is the leading global network of cities committed to addressing climate change in order to improve the health of our people, our cities, and our planet. The organization connects more than 90 of the world's greatest cities, representing over 650 million people and one-quarter of the global economy.

While Mayor of Toronto (2003-2010), under his leadership, Toronto became widely admired internationally for its environmental leadership, economic strength and social integration. Miller is a leading advocate for the creation of sustainable urban economies, and a strong and forceful champion for the next generation of jobs through sustainability.

This event is free and open to the public.

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