Bilesha Weeraratne Attends the Global Humanitarian Policy Forum in New York
13 December 2019
New York, USA
IPS Research Fellow and Head of Migration and Urbanisation, Bilesha Weeraratne, attended the Global Humanitarian Policy Forum, organised by the United Nation’s Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA) and the United Nations Foundation, on 13 December 2019 in New York.
The forum was attended by senior level representatives from international organisations, the business community, the philanthropic sector, religious institutions, academia, and think tanks under the Chatham House Rules, to discuss evolving global trends in geo-politics, macro-economics, multilateralism, technology, climate change, demographics, and urbanisation.