Omari Issa: The Learning Generation

Omari Issa: The Learning Generation

Thursday, September 21, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

International Affairs Building, 420 W. 118 St., New York, NY 10027 Room 1510

Contact: Olena Jennings, 212 854 2503

A discussion of the U.N. Education Commission's ideas for increasing investment in global educational opportunity. Omari Issa has extensive business experience in the public and private sectors, having worked in Africa, Asia, Europe and Latin America. In January 2017, Omari was appointed Chief Advisor to the United Nations Education Commission and in March 2017 he was appointed CEO of the Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete Foundation.