If you have reached your saturation point of frustration with global and local governance systems and you know you want to learn more and do more to create much needed change, tune in to the Global Challenges Podcast for your glimmer of hope and for real-world actionable insights on some of the most pressing challenges facing people and planet today.
Listen as Margaret Rose-Goddard, a trial lawyer, anti-corruption/public sector governance expert and award winning social entrepreneur discusses global political and economic challenges with some of the world’s leading thinkers and doers who are disrupting systems and creating real impact on the ground. By the end of the podcast, you will know solutions are not only possible but are in your power to effect.
Margaret Rose-Goddard is a lawyer, anti-corruption and transparency advocate, and a serial social entrepreneur driven to solve some of the world’s biggest challenges through policy, innovation and empathy. Currently pursuing her doctorate in International Public Procurement Policy & Research at the University of Bath, UK, Margaret has founded multiple initiatives geared toward empowering citizens to become more effective in their engagement in public governance and as guardians of the public interest in Trinidad and Tobago and the UK including the Caribbean Procurement Institute, a specialist provider of public procurement law education, professional capacity building and consulting services to Governments and public sector bodies and its successor, Procurement Innovation & Leadership Lab UK, which aims to help public sector bodies to design and implement innovative data-driven procurement policy for inclusion and SDG impact.
In 2014 Margaret won the Global Social Entrepreneurship Initiative awarded by Transparency International (TI) and the International Anti-Corruption Conference (IACC) for developing the innovative civic technology platform Disclosure Today which is a social governance network connecting citizen activists with pro bono lawyers and digitizing legally compliant freedom of information requests. In 2016 Margaret founded U-Solve School of Empathic Leadership & Entrepreneurship an entrepreneurial eco-system builder to address global challenges and which is currently pioneering research on ‘Empathic Anger’ and ‘Impact Measurement for SDG Readability.’ Margaret’s work in U-Solve centers around building the capacity of social impact entrepreneurs for personal resilience and to design, structure and lead multi-sectoral partnerships for social change.