Partnering for Impact on Sustainable Development: collaboration, coordination and solidarity.
The Research for Development Impact (RDI) Network and the University of Sydney invite you to join the 6th RDI Conference to be held on 13-14 June 2017 in Sydney.
This Conference promises to offer international development practitioners, academics, students, consultants and private sector representatives a unique opportunity to explore and develop opportunities for cross-sector collaboration and partnership.
We welcome anyone who has an interest in contributing to seeing development policy agendas informed by quality research effectively translated into practice for sustainable development.
The theme for 2017, Partnering for Impact on Sustainable Development: collaboration, coordination and solidarity, builds upon the vision of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and will combine data, innovation, and expertise in analysing development impact.
Registrations for the RDI Conference 2017 are filling fast! Register today to secure your place to attend this unique sector event.
Join with peer practitioners, academics, students, consultants and private sector representatives to learn and participate in an interactive program which will draw out best practice for partnerships in sustainable development. Don’t miss out on additional opportunities, including the welcome dinner and a range of side events, which will add to your experience at this year’s conference.
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The RDI Conference Committee are honoured to host Helen Clark, former Prime Minister of New Zealand and former Administrator of the UNDP, to deliver the keynote address at RDI Conference 2017.
As a champion of inclusive and sustainable development, Helen Clark will present her own response to the Conference theme of Partnerships for Impact on Sustainable Development. Her insights based upon her successful tenure in key global leadership posts promise to challenge and enlighten participants.
See a full list of the speakers here
RDI Conference Photography Exhibition
The RDI Conference is pleased to host the Partnerships for Impact Photography Exhibition & Competition, with the support of AgImpact.
Submissions for this exhibition are now closed – thank you to all who have contributed. You will be able to view the submissions in the main foyer of the Conference venue throughout the event.
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The RDI Conference 2017 program is now available for you to view.
The conference program is built upon the primary theme of Partnering for Impact on Sustainable Development, with a series of five sub-themes drawing out the theoretical and practical applications of cross-sector partnerships in development.
Download the Conference Program