Conferences

 
DevNet's conferences have been held biennially since 1998. Find out about past conferences.
 
Aotearoa New Zealand's largest, regular conference on international development, provides a great opportunity for people from Aotearoa, the Pacific and others to learn from each other and from international experts. Keynote speakers have included Robert Chambers, Robert Wade, Stuart Corbridge, Celita Eccher, Ema Golea Tagicakibau, Marilyn Waring, Michael Edwards, Motarilovoa Hilda Lini, Charles Waldegrave, Manuka Henare, Luamanuvao Winnie Laban, Jan Pronk and Don Clark.

Conferences are generally rotated amongst Aotearoa New Zealand Universities. Proceedings or conference papers are available from all past conferences.   

2016 - Pacific Currents, Global Tides 

Victoria University, Wellington

DevNet’s 9th Biennial Conference on International Development was hosted by Victoria University of Wellington from Monday 5th December to Wednesday 7th December 2016. Conference presentations and the conference Handbook will be provided here shortly.
 

2014 - From Vulnerability to Resilience: Partnerships for Development 

Otago University, Dunedin

2012 - International Development Conference: Integrating Research, Policy and Practice

Auckland University, Auckland
 

2010 - Making Development Sustainable: Connections, Learning, Commitment

Massey University, Palmerston North
 

2008 - Peripheral Vision

Victoria University, Wellington
 

2006 - Southern Perspectives on Development: Dialogue or Division?

University of Otago, Dunedin

2004 - Development on the Edge

Auckland University, Auckland

2002 - Contesting Development: Pathways to Better Practice

Massey University, Palmerston North

2000 - Poverty, Prosperity and Progress

Victoria University, Wellington

We are delighted to announce DevNet’s 9th Biennial Conference on International Development hosted by Victoria University of Wellington from Monday 5th December to Wednesday 7th December 2016. Please see theconference website for more information, registration and for expressions of interest.
 
We are delighted to announce DevNet’s 9th Biennial Conference on International Development hosted by Victoria University of Wellington from Monday 5th December to Wednesday 7th December 2016. Please see theconference website for more information, registration and for expressions of interest.