1. Improving Agriculture in Africa

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    Soil fertility techniques developed by Pedro Sanchez are helping villages in Africa get out of poverty. In this video, Sanchez explains how simple, scalable methods are transforming a village in Sauri, Kenya. Sanchez is a tropical soil expert and director of the Millennium Villages Project. Visit http://www.earth.columbia.edu/tropag/

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    • "Global Health Equity" with Paul Farmer

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      Date: October 30, 2007 Speaker: Paul Farmer Title: Global Health Equity

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      • Sachs Student Lecture: International Peace Through Sustainable Development

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        Date: November 7, 2007 Speaker: Jeffrey Sachs Title: International Peace Through Sustainable Development

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        • Jeffrey Sachs on CBC News: Our World

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          Jeffrey D. Sachs discusses foreign aid, successful aid practices, and rebuts aid critics with sound examples of success.

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          • Sauri, Kenya, Millennium Village

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            January 2007 Sauri villagers speak about their lives and the progress that they have seen since becoming a Millennium Village. Topics include: agriculture, water, education, health. http://www.millenniumpromise.org

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            • Jeffrey Sachs on "Far Away Up Close"

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              May 5, 2008 Jeffrey Sachs speaks to former government minister Liz O' Donnell about foreign aid to Africa and what does and does not work. Watch full program here: http://www.farawayupclose.ie/series4/4aideffect/vid_features.htm

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              • Jared Diamond - Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed

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                April 25, 2007 Jared Diamond, Professor of Environmental Health Sciences at the UCLA School of Health; Professor of Geography at UCLA Introduction by Jeffrey D. Sachs, Director, The Earth Institute at Columbia University More Info: http://www.earth.columbia.edu

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                • Jeffrey Sachs at the 2008 Asian Leadership Summit

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                  November 05-06, 2008 2008 Asian Leadership Summit "Succeeding With an Asian Context: Markets, Talent, Sustainability"

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                  • M.P.A in Development Practice (full version)

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                    Jeffrey Sachs introduces the new M.P.A. in Development Practice launched by Columbia University. For more information on the program, please visit http://www.mdp.ei.columbia.edu/mpa

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                    • Management and Sustainable Development

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                      Date: Thursday, November 6, 2008 Title: Sachs Lecture Series: Management and Sustainable Development Speaker: Jeffrey D. Sachs, Director, The Earth Institute at Columbia University Description: This is the first lecture by Jeffrey Sachs on Sustainable Development at Columbia University. This talk was given at the Columbia Business School. More Info: http://www.earth.columbia.edu/articles/view/2323

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