This week, we’re looking at the ways in which cities and regions collaborate to push global standards. Part two of three looks at how cities can lead the way when global challenges — such as those identified by the Sustainable Development Goals — feel intractable.
Tony Pipa / @anthonypipa
Senior fellow, Brookings Institution
Tony Pipa is a senior fellow in Global Economy and Development at the Brookings Institution. He served as US Special Coordinator for the Post-2015 Agenda at the US Department of State, leading the US delegation at the UN to negotiate and adopt the SDGs. He also served as Chief Strategy Officer at USAID. He is launching a project to support cities and communities that are leading implementation of the SDGs globally.