Achim Steiner

Achim Steiner

Oxford Martin School

Achim Steiner is the director of the Oxford Martin School and previously executive director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

During his tenure at the United Nations, he helped to position UNEP as a central global player on issues such as climate change, technology innovation, ecosystems management and the role of markets and the private sector in sustainable development. He has lived and worked in Oman, UK, India, Pakistan, Germany, Zimbabwe, USA, Vietnam, South Africa, Switzerland and Kenya.

Twitter: @ASteiner

Conference sessions

Priti Patel, Secretary of State for International Development, and Achim Steiner, Oxford Martin School and ex-UNEP, will address delegates.



Mon, 03/20/2017 - 09:45 to 10:30
Influence Session
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This session explores why the SDGs are not "business as usual" and have the potential to drive true change.



Mon, 03/20/2017 - 11:15 to 12:45