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Amritanandamayi to speak at the UN

Mata Amritanandamayi will speak at the United Nations (UN) conference on technology and sustainable development on July 8. At the conference the Amrita university will present cutting-edge research done with collaborators from Oxford, Cambridge, Stanford, and other leading universities, to exemplify how emerging technologies can accelerate progress on the UN’s proposed Sustainable Development Goals. A statement from Amrita university said on Thursday that the conference was the first in a new series of events chaired by the UN’s Academic Impact (UNAI) group, under the acronym START (Skills and Technology Accelerating Rapid Transformation). The UNAI-START series is aimed at creating an opportunity for leading universities to present groundbreaking developments with scope for helping the UN to meet its development goals.



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Printable version | Mar 29, 2020 8:29:23 AM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/technology-and-development/article7356478.ece

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