Official Launch of the Jeffrey Sachs Center on Sustainable Development
On December 9, 2016 the Jeffrey Sachs Center on Sustainable Development (JSC) officially launched in Sunway City, Malaysia. This Center is the first of its kind in Asia, and aims to promote sustainable development initiatives in Malaysia and in Asia. At the launching, Prime Minister of Malaysia, Najib Razak, praised the Center for supporting the Malaysian government’s commitment to achieving the 17 sustainable development goals. JSC, located at Sunway University, will work with think tanks and institutions of higher education in Asia and around the world to collaborate on the SDG’s worldwide. More information about JSC can be found here.