The Columbia Club of South Texas is proud to announce a luncheon featuring Dr. Jeffrey Sachs on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 from 12:30 to 2:45 pm. The downtown location will be announced soon. His presentation will focus on issues in sustainability and energy. Columbia Professor Jeffrey Sachs fulfills many roles, including
- Director of The Earth Institute
- Economist and opinion leader studying the challenges of economic development, environmental sustainability, poverty alleviation, debt cancellation, and globalization
- Professor of Sustainable Development in International and Public Affairs
- Professor of Health Policy and Management in Public Health
- Special Adviser to United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon on the Millennium Development Goals.