Professor Dr. Zlatko Lagumdžija was Prime Minister, Acting Prime Minister, twice Deputy Prime Minister, twice Minister of Foreign Affairs, and a Member of the Parliament and the leader of the largest multi-ethnic political party in Bosnia and Herzegovina between 1992 and 2015. Member of Club de Madrid-The World Leadership Alliance and World Academy of Arts and Sciences. Founder of the Shared Societies and Values Foundation Sarajevo. Since 1989, Dr. Lagumdžija is professor of Management and Information Technologies at University of Sarajevo, and visiting professor of different universities in Europe, Asia and America. Member of numerous International Boards and Missions. Ambassador for Dialogue among Cultures and Civilizations of ISESCO.
Why leadership matters more than before while there is growing need for leadership based on cultural, social, economic, and political values, goals and interests as well as people identities, histories and experiences. Speed and scale of change with parallel growth of fears, hopes and means is requiring leadership that will be more robustly and beneficiary responsive to challenges related to multidimensional and dynamic inequalities, ideologies, identities, interconectivity and knowledge? What are top keywords that are defining leadership for shared societies in the age of sustainable development?
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