Shaun Donovan

The importance of quality housing

Shaun Donovan, the former U.S. Secretary of Housing & Urban Development, refuses to accept that a child’s chance should be shaped by the ZIP code that they’re born into. In this talk, he tells the story of one lost boy as a symbol of how we, as a country, have lost our way and must re-commit to making quality housing possible for every American.

Housing advocate Shaun Donovan is the former U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development.

TEDCity2.0 2013 Conference

New York City, USA  ·  September 2013

Dream me. Build me. Make me real. On September 20, 2013, TEDCity2.0 took place at the TimesCenter in New York City. Co-curated and co-hosted by Chris Anderson, John Cary and Courtney Martin, the event surfaced stories of urban ingenuity and interdependence from across the globe, and featured an unexpected mix of over 20 speakers... More Info

TEDCity2.0 2013 Conference
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