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Date and Time: 
Friday, August 10, 2007 - 11:30
The SDRN Annual Sustainable Development Research Conference is the flagship event in the Sustainable Development Research Network calendar. As always, the 2007 Conference will provide a platform for the presentation and debate of new, cutting-edge sustainable development research, while also highlighting work taking place within SDRN’s new Research into Practice workstreams.

SDRN annual conference 2006: presentations

By SDRN on 12th April 2007
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Thursday, September 21, 2006 - 12:00

Presentations from both the plenary and parallel sessions of the 2006 Annual Sustainable Development Research Conference are available to download below.

Opening Keynote Speech: Research into Policy and Practice
Prof. Howard Dalton, Defra

Defra/SDRN workshop: measurement methods and SCP

By SDRN on 11th April 2007
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Monday, December 4, 2006 - 16:00

On December 4th 2006, SDRN and Defra held a joint workshop to review the current theory and practice of material flow analysis (MFA) and its application to policy-making in the areas of sustainable consumption and production.

Under the title 'Measurement methods to inform SCP policy-making: What have we got and what do we need?', the workshop brought together over forty representatives of the MFA community, including academics, policy-makers and representatives from other


The briefing summarises the key findings and recommendations of 'Motivating Sustainable Consumption', providing a concise, easy to read introduction to what remains a highly relevant subject.

Download the 'Motivating Sustainable Consumption' briefing
Date and Time: 
Tuesday, December 12, 2006 - 16:15

Between early 2005 and December 2006 and in conjunction with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, SDRN held a high profile series of evening lectures. Under the title 'Sustainable Development and Quality of Life', the lectures were intended to introduce innovative and challenging thinking from current research to a wider policy audience.

Full Lecture Series Programme

15 February 2005: Citizenship and the Environment: Towards Sustainable Development

Professor Andrew Dobson, Open University

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