Alumna Highlights Holistic City Frameworks to Align with the UN Sustainable Development Goals

PhD in Leadership and Change alumna and Founder of the Institute for Inner Economy, a non-partisan think tank dedicated to operationalizing positive peace for governance, diplomacy, and civil progress, at the local, national, and international level, Dr. Lisa A. Berkley has published her dissertation entitled, A Case Study: The Role of Compassionate Cities, Healthy Cities, and UN Sustainable Development Goals in City Leadership and Planning

Dr. Berkley’s work as a peace facilitator, activist, and municipal leader has spanned across three continents, stems from more than 25 years of experience in alternative/holistic medicine and education, stress management, and interpersonal conflict resolution, and has been publicly recognized across the globe.

Dr. Berkley’s current focus is on helping small to mid-sized cities adopt holistic city frameworks in order to be in alignment with the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Learn more about her and access her full dissertation here!