Brain power for sustainable development, opening session

VODCAST - 13 June 2018 Leopoldina, Wolfgang Lutz

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Keynote by World Population Program Director Wolfgang Lutz during the opening session of the Leopoldina Symposium "Brain Power for Sustainable Development. The Cognitive Preconditions for a Successful Sustainability Transition", 13 June 2018 (from minute 46:15).


Wolfgang Lutz

Program Director

World Population

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