Dean Adil Najam discussed the plan of Pakistan’s newly elected government to plant billions of trees to tackle the effects of climate change.
The Alumni Leadership Summit featured thoughtful dialogue, engaging discussions, and impactful presentations by BU alumni and leadership.
Dean Adil Najam delivered the keynote address on “Climate Change, Environmental Health, and Humanitarian Aid.”
Dean Adil Najam discusses the controversies associated with the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor including the lack of transparency.
Dean Adil Najam’s 2016 Op-Ed discussing how America’s Nobel success is the story of immigrants was referenced in a New York Times article.
Dean Adil Najam’s Op-Ed examines Trump’s first speech before the United Nations General Assembly — and his frequent use of the word “sovereignty.”
Dean Adil Najam discusses U.S. President Donald Trump’s first speech before the United Nations General Assembly.
Dean Adil Najam discusses Pakistan’s Thar coal project as well as how the country can transition from coal to renewable sources of energy.
Dean Adil Najam spoke to Boston University alumni in New York City on the future of climate change.
Dean Adil Najam discusses how the nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court will affect U.S. domestic politics.
Dean Adil Najam discusses the effect that President Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration will have on universities across the United States
Dean Adil Najam and Professor Emeritus Andrew Bacevich discuss President Donald Trump’s military strategy in the Middle East.
Dean Adil Najam and Pardee Alumnus Dr. Moeed Yusuf had policy forecasts published by the Jinnah Institute.
Adil Najam offers criticism of an age-old superstitious practice used to ward off bad luck in Pakistan.
Dean Adil Najam delivered a lecture on the role of the media and academics in the “post-truth” era at the Sustainable Development Policy Institute
Dean Adil Najam discusses the 2016 United States presidential elections as well as the global trend of electing populist leaders.
Dean Adil Najam discussed whether global carbon dioxide levels passing a symbolic threshold will force action on the Paris climate deal.
Dean Adil Najam discusses how quality of education and schools in Pakistan will in turn drive quantity.
Dean Najam stressed the need for climate change to become a high-priority political issue in Pakistan.
Dean Adil Najam said the youth of South Asia are the voice of democracy for the region.