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Annual Conference 2011

By SDRN on 11th October 2012
Found in: Events
Date and Time: 
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 - 18:00 to 21:00

There was no Annual Conference in 2011 as funding for the new phase of the Network was confirmed too late to allow sufficient time for conference organisation. However, an evening event was held in December 2011 to mark the launch of the new phase of the Network.

London 2012 Changing Places

By SDRN on 1st March 2012
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: East London.

AIM: Drawing inspiration from the Olympic Park’s regeneration, the Changing Places Programme was established to: (a) inspire surrounding communities to improve public spaces, such as parks, open spaces and watersides; (b) enable people to learn new interests and skills; and (c) to enable long-lasting improvements in the quality of the local environment beyond the period of the Olympic Games.

Hill Holt Wood

By SDRN on 29th February 2012
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: 34-acre deciduous woodland situated on the Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire border.

AIM: To manage an environmentally sustainable community woodland, run a locally-valued and economically-viable social enterprise, share experiences and learning, and to be a responsible employer.

My Urban Green

By SDRN on 29th February 2012
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: UK-wide

AIM: To (re)connect urban communities with their environment through active involvement in shaping the future development, maintenance and management of local ‘Greener Living Spaces’, created by Marks and Spencer and Groundwork over the last three years.

Earn Your Travel Back

By SDRN on 23rd February 2012
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: London.

AIM: To encourage young people to respect and value their concessionary travel and to learn about the benefits of environmental volunteering and positive community participation.

The Good Gym

By SDRN on 17th February 2012
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: Tower Hamlets, East London.

AIM: To develop a new model of voluntary action by focusing on the positive experience of the volunteer, connecting people who are looking to get fit with physical tasks that need to be done and which benefit the community.

SDRN Annual Conference 2010: Presentations

By SDRN on 6th January 2011
Found in: Events
Date and Time: 
Thursday, December 9, 2010 - 12:15

Plenary Session I: Opening Plenary
Sustainable Development Policy under the new Coalition Government 


Parallel Session 1a: Innovating for a transition to a sustainable economy

Annual Conference 2010

By SDRN on 10th December 2010
Found in: Events
Date and Time: 
Thursday, December 9, 2010 - 09:15 to 17:15

The Conference took place on Thursday 9th December 2010 at the Wellcome Collection Conference Centre, London.

The aim of the conference was to explore the implications of recent changes within government for the development and delivery of sustainable development, and what this means for the research community’s activities and priorities.

Annual Conference 2009 Listen again

By SDRN on 18th January 2010
Found in: Events
Date and Time: 
Friday, September 11, 2009 - 14:30

WMA/MP3 recordings from the 2009 SDRN Annual Conference are available to download below.

Opening Plenary Session: Models of low carbon growth
WMA

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MP3

SDRN Annual Conference 2008 - listen again

By SDRN on 30th September 2008
Found in: Events
Date and Time: 
Thursday, September 18, 2008 - 09:30 to 17:30

WMA recordings of four of the six sessions from the 2008 SDRN Annual Conference are available to download below.

WMA recordings of four of the six sessions from the 2008 SDRN Annual Conference are available to download below.

Plenary Sessions I

Keynote opening speech

Parallel Sessions I

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