24th APRU Annual Presidents' Meeting
June 21-23, 2020
The University of Auckland, New Zealand
Climate, Inequality and Well-being: Asia-Pacific in an Age of Disruption
Preliminary Program (updated on 10 March)
The program will provide unique opportunities to:
Engage with policy makers and thought leaders on the theme
Network among presidents
Review APRU’s work to increase value
Propose new activities for collective impact
Build a diverse and inclusive Asia-Pacific academic community
The current climate crisis is causing disruption around the Asia-Pacific region, especially in the South Pacific. The effects of this include a rise in inequality, which, in turn, significantly affects wellbeing.
APRU presidents will deliberate with experts, other leaders from academia and international public policy on ways research universities can respond to this global crisis.
Leading international and regional speakers will be announced shortly.