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Guest Contributor Molly Shane: Melanne Verveer and Others at Heinrich Böll Gender Equity and Sustainable Development Conference

The “Gender Equity and Sustainable Development” conference, hosted last month by the Heinrich Böll Foundation, was a testament to the increasing importance of gender and sustainability within the international development community. Representatives from the U.S. government, UN, and countless international non-profits, aid organizations, and corporations demonstrated the vital need for collaboration and innovative action when working towards a more sustainable world.
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