On the Road to Human Well-Being and Security: Insights from the Third Raffles Dialogue

Asian Journal of Public Affairs (2019)

5 Pages Posted: 23 Apr 2019

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Gayle Amul

University of Geneva; Ateneo de Manila University - Ateneo School of Government

Julia Spencer

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Melissa Mei Jin Tan

National University of Singapore (NUS) - Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health

Shweta Singh

National University of Singapore (NUS) - Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health

Date Written: March 29, 2019

Abstract

The Third Raffles Dialogue, convened in Singapore from 27-28 November 2018, provided an innovative and inclusive platform for emerging voices on the future of human well-being and security, creating spaces for the meaningful involvement of the younger generation with the Raffles Fellowship. This commentary sums up those challenging as well as inspiring views, while reflecting on Singapore’s role in global health and achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. The article further explores the role of responsible business in sustainable development by proposing a balance between technology and humanity.

Keywords: global health, Raffles Dialogue, Singapore, human well-being, sustainable development

Suggested Citation

Amul, Gianna Gayle and Spencer, Julia and Tan, Melissa Mei Jin and Singh, Shweta, On the Road to Human Well-Being and Security: Insights from the Third Raffles Dialogue (March 29, 2019). Asian Journal of Public Affairs (2019), Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3362136

Gianna Gayle Amul (Contact Author)

University of Geneva ( email )

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Ateneo de Manila University - Ateneo School of Government ( email )

ASOG – Ateneo de Manila University Loyola Heights
Quezon City, Metro Manila 1108
Philippines

Julia Spencer

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine ( email )

Keppel Street
London, WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Melissa Mei Jin Tan

National University of Singapore (NUS) - Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health ( email )

12 Science Drive 2
#10-01
117549
Singapore

Shweta Singh

National University of Singapore (NUS) - Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health ( email )

12 Science Drive 2
#10-01
117549
Singapore

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