U.N. Secretary General Grants Dean Woo's Request
Source: University of Notre Dame
The forum in particular centered on the Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME), a U.N.-backed global initiative developed to promote corporate responsibility and sustainability in business education. The author spearheaded an international task force of 60 deans, university presidents and official representatives of leading business schools who developed the initiative, which was launched under the patronage of Ban in July 2007. Participating institutions, including the Mendoza College, make a commitment to align their mission and strategy, as well as their core competencies - education, research and thought leadership - with U.N. values embodied by the six PRME principles.