Jonathan T.M. Reckford is chief executive officer of Habitat for Humanity International, a nonprofit Christian housing organization that, since 1976, has helped more than 5 million people construct, rehabilitate or preserve homes in more than 70 countries. Jonathan serves on the boards of InterAction, the Stanford Graduate School of Business, the Duke Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship and Industrial Heat. He is also a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the Urban Steering Committee for the World Economic Forum.
Across the globe, leaders must determine how to ensure sustainable and inclusive urban economies and environmental sustainability. Ahead of September's sixth edition of the Asia-Pacific Housing Forum, Habitat for Humanity International Chief Executive Officer Jonathan T.M. Reckford explains.