2009 News

Michael Sherraden speaks at the United Nations on Social Work Day

On April 6, 2009, Michael Sherraden, Benjamin E. Youngdahl Professor of Social Development and Director of the Center for Social Development, presented the wrap-up speech at the 26th Annual Social Work Day at the United Nations. Sherraden was joined by Shulamith Koenig, Aaron Greenberg, and Bernardo Kliksberg, who addressed this year’s theme: “Global Poverty: Challenges for Social Work Practice.”

Read the speech, “Social Work, Global Poverty, and Development.”