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Q&A | Pia Rebello Britto | 2021 Feb. 17

This live Q&A session took place on Feb 17, 2021, and answered questions related to early childhood development, particularly in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic and career path in the early…

From  SDG Academy on 18 February, 2021 0 likes 31 plays 0  

Global economic recovery from the pandemic: II

This is the eleventh lecture in the course "The Covid-19 Pandemic: Virology, Public Health, and Economics," taught by Prof. Jeffrey Sachs, Columbia University. The course offers a…

From  SDG Academy on 18 December, 2020 0 likes 35 plays 0  

Global economic recovery from the pandemic: I

This is the tenth lecture in the course "The Covid-19 Pandemic: Virology, Public Health, and Economics," taught by Prof. Jeffrey Sachs, Columbia University. The course offers a…

From  SDG Academy on 10 December, 2020 0 likes 37 plays 0  

The institutional and organizational role of the WHO and global controversies

This is the ninth lecture in the course "The Covid-19 Pandemic: Virology, Public Health, and Economics," taught by Prof. Jeffrey Sachs, Columbia University. The course offers a…

From  SDG Academy on 10 December, 2020 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Vaccine development: intellectual property as public goods, the role of patents, the role of public financing

This is the eighth lecture in the course "The Covid-19 Pandemic: Virology, Public Health, and Economics," taught by Prof. Jeffrey Sachs, Columbia University. The course offers a…

From  SDG Academy on 1 December, 2020 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Economic consequences of the epidemic: costs of disease, costs of mortality, economic disruptions, macroeconomic impacts, economic inequality

This is the seventh lecture in the course "The Covid-19 Pandemic: Virology, Public Health, and Economics," taught by Prof. Jeffrey Sachs, Columbia University. The course offers a…

From  SDG Academy on 1 December, 2020 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Covid-19 Impacts on and Implications for the Global Food System

This is a guest lecture by Prof. Glenn Denning, Columbia University, in the course "The Covid-19 Pandemic: Virology, Public Health, and Economics," taught by Prof. Jeffrey Sachs, Columbia…

From  SDG Academy on 21 November, 2020 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Comparative performance in epidemic control: a global perspective on the course of the epidemic in different countries and regions

This is the sixth lecture in the course "The Covid-19 Pandemic: Virology, Public Health, and Economics," taught by Prof. Jeffrey Sachs, Columbia University. The course offers a…

From  SDG Academy on 21 November, 2020 0 likes 31 plays 0  

NPI strategies of epidemic control: quarantine, testing, lockdowns, physical distancing, etc.

This is the fifth lecture in the course "The Covid-19 Pandemic: Virology, Public Health, and Economics," taught by Prof. Jeffrey Sachs, Columbia University. The course offers a…

From  SDG Academy on 17 November, 2020 0 likes 45 plays 0  

The epidemiology of Covid-19: basic reproduction number, incubation period, infection fatality rate, etc

This is the fourth lecture in the course "The Covid-19 Pandemic: Virology, Public Health, and Economics," taught by Prof. Jeffrey Sachs, Columbia University. The course offers a…

From  SDG Academy on 17 November, 2020 0 likes 45 plays 0  

The virology of Covid-19: zoonotic disease, pathophysiology, relation to SARS, Ebola, MERs, and other coronaviruses

This is the third lecture in the course "The Covid-19 Pandemic: Virology, Public Health, and Economics," taught by Prof. Jeffrey Sachs, Columbia University. The course offers a…

From  SDG Academy on 17 November, 2020 0 likes 59 plays 0  

Modelling epidemics, the S-E-I-R model, epidemic dynamics, etc.

This is the second lecture in the course "The Covid-19 Pandemic: Virology, Public Health, and Economics," taught by Prof. Jeffrey Sachs, Columbia University. The course offers a…

From  SDG Academy on 21 October, 2020 0 likes 106 plays 0  

The history of epidemics and their impact on society

This is the first lecture in the course "The Covid-19 Pandemic: Virology, Public Health, and Economics," taught by Prof. Jeffrey Sachs, Columbia University. The course offers a…

From  SDG Academy on 21 October, 2020 0 likes 295 plays 0  

Q&A | Aisha K. Yousafzai | 2020 Oct. 6

Recording of a live Q&A with Dr. Aisha K. Yousafzai from the SDG Academy course The Best Start in Life: Early Childhood Development for Sustainable Development. This video is licensed under the…

From  SDG Academy on 6 October, 2020 0 likes 72 plays 0  

Ethics for Troubled Times

During times of unrest and uncertainty, how can faith and ethics help our communities take action towards a brighter future? This webinar, held on June 30, 2020, featured faculty from the SDG Academy…

From  SDG Academy on 30 June, 2020 0 likes 195 plays 0  

The Ages of Globalization

Today’s most urgent problems are fundamentally global. They require nothing less than concerted, planet-wide action if we are to secure a long-term future. But humanity’s story has always…

From  SDG Academy on 19 June, 2020 0 likes 600 plays 0