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IIM Shillong in UN Earth Summit

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IIM Shillong in UN Earth Summit

The Indian Institute of Management, Shillong is going to participate in the United Nations Earth Summit today, to be held in Rio de Janerio, capital of Brazil. The IIM Shillong has the honour of being the only educational institution in the country to get an official invitation for the summit. Professor Sanjeeb Kakoty would be representing the institute.

The Summit is going to adopt the 50+20 report on Management Education in the World, collaborative project between the World Business School Council of Sustainable Business (WBSCSB), the Globally Responsible Leadership Initiative (GRLI) and the Principles of Responsible Management Education. IIM Shillong was notably the founding member of World Business School Council of Sustainable Business (WBSCSB). This had resulted from several discussions and meetings between different intellectuals, academicians and groups.

During the inauguration of the United Nations Earth Summit today, a film Voices from different parts of the world would be screened. It is to be mentioned that IIM Shillong has also contributed to the Indian section of this film.

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