"With 5% of global military spending we can achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals"

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The World is Over-Armed and Peace is Underfunded.

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“Globally we spend 152 times more on armament and military spending than in the United Nations system”

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“We need an extra 90 billion $USD per year from the public sector to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals”

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“We already spend 17 times more on defense than the total cost of the Sustainable Development Goals”

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“With only 5% of global military spending we can achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals”

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Board of Advisers

Development Economist and Professor – Founder and President of the Board

Dean of the College of Professional Studies at St. John’s University

Internationally Acclaimed Economist and Author

Philanthropist and Author, Founder at Alive to the World

Former President of the Venezuelan-American Association and Banking Executive

Senior Adviser (retired) at United Nations Development Programme

Associate Professor of Mass Communication – St. John’s University

Economist and Entrepreneur, Founder & CEO at Coupa Cafe