Invitation: DevRes 2021 Advancing Sustainable Transformation

  • 19th May 2021
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DevRes 2021

Advancing Sustainable Transformation

June 14-16 2021 Digital Conference

Online Registration now open at

The conference aims to provide a creative forum for researchers, policy makers, practitioners, funders, and other stakeholders on how research for development can contribute to transformation for sustainability. DevRes 2021 will link theory, research, real-life practice and explore

the complex interrelations between the various dimensions (like social, economic, environmental and more) of sustainability to advance research for development in the SDG era.

The programme includes more than 50 sessions and panels with speakers from over 30 countries.

Please visit the website for the full programme and information on registration. Registration is free of charge.

Key-note speakers and panelists include among others: Thomas Tufte, Professor, Director for the Institute for Media and Creative Industries, Loughborough University London, UK

Ellinor Ädelroth, Professor emerita Umeå University/ the Panzi Hospital, Bukavu, Congo.

Dennis Garrity, UN Drylands Ambassador & Senior Fellow at The World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), Kenya.

Catherine Sutherland, Associate Professor, School of Built Environment & Development Studies, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Organisers: Umeå University, the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, the Swedish Research Council, Sida and Formas.


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