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SDPI's 19th Sustainable Development Conference (SDC)

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SDPI's 19th Sustainable Development Conference (SDC)
The Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) is pleased to  announce its Nineteenth Sustainable Development Conference (SDC) from 6 - 8 December 2016 in Islamabad, Pakistan. 

This year’s  overarching theme of the SDC is ‘Sustainable  Development:  Envisaging the Future  Together’.

SLRC will be there hosting a conflict sub-theme featuring groundbreaking research on livelihoods, services and social protection in post conflict-affected situations from Afghanistan, Democratic Republic of Congo, Nepal, Pakistan, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Sri Lanka,  and Uganda.

Programme for SLRC conflict sub-stream
Day 1 – Service delivery, legitimacy and statebuilding
A plenary  session followed by:
Panel 1 –  It’s what you do and how you do it – what types of services and what processes build legitimacy
Panel 2  - The legacies of conflict

Day 2 – Jobs, markets and livelihoods in and after conflict
A plenary session followed by:
Panel 1 – Markets, value chains and social networks
Panel 2 – Gender, identity and networks in making a living.

Day 3Interventions: What works in supporting livelihoods, delivering services and building capacity?
Panel 1 – Community Driven Development in Conflicts
Panel 2 – Social Protection in Conflicts
Panel 3 – Building capacity in conflicts

Wrap-up Plenary – what does this all mean for dealing with and recovering from conflict for governments, donors and civil society?
Round-table discussion

More details to follow as they are confirmed. Bookmark this page and check back regularly for the latest information.

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