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What are Behavioural Insights and how can they help the UN achieve the SDGs?

  • UNICEF 633 3rd Avenue New York (map)

Behavioural Insights offers the UN a new tool to better design and increase the effectiveness of its programmes and interventions. This introductory session will explore the concept of behavioural insights and how it can be applied to the work of the United Nations. It will also feature lightning talks showcasing how the UN is already using Behavioural Insights, featuring examples from UN Women and UNDP.

Speaker:  Eldar Shafir, Princeton University