Partnership with OneShared.World on their event RISE OR FALL TOGETHER: The OneShared.World Interdependence Summit 2020. This was an online event held on September 17, 2020. Mr. Pramod Bhasin, Chairman, ICRIER spoke at the event on the topic “role of business in interdependence” that brought together some of the world’s most inspiring people and included performances by opera superstar Renée Fleming and Australian Sikh rap star L-Fresh The LION, as well as talks by World Health Organization COVID-19 coordinator David Nabarro, National Geographic Explorer and leading environmentalist Enric Sala, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Dean Michelle A. Williams, ScD, climate change expert and Indian MP Jairam Ramesh, youth activist Kehkashan Basu, and many others.
Other institutional partners included the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, AFS Intercultural Programs, Asia Society, Internews, and Think Inc.
The summit explored the essential role a deep appreciation of our mutual interdependence must play in resolving our greatest common challenges including pandemics, climate change, and systemic global poverty and inequality.