This‘Economics of well being
In this session, our speaker will broadly discuss the need for economic transformation and how bicycle activism is part of that broader systemic change. Debra Efroymson is Regional Director of HealthBridge, Executive Director of the Institute of Wellbeing, and international advisor to Work for a Better Bangladesh. She is the author of Beyond Apologies, Defining and Achieving an Economics of Wellbeing. Debra has worked on urban planning and transport policy, particularly on policies and infrastructure to facilitate walking and cycling, since 2004. Based for over 20 years in Dhaka, she has spoken widely on urban planning, transport, and an economics of wellbeing.