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SOUTHGATE INSTITUTE FOR HEALTH, SOCIETY AND EQUITY – POLICY TRANSLATION FORUM

Maximising the value of public policy for population well-being: how the urban planning, energy, natural environment and justice sectors can contribute.

Wednesday 26 June 2019, 9:00am – 5:00pm
Flinders in the City, corner of Flinders Street and Victoria Square
Level 2 Rooms 2.1-2.3
RSVP essential
Register online for this free event.
CRICOS No. 00114A

If you cannot attend in person, you can still be part of the event virtually. This option is available when you register.

More information: enquiries.southgateinstitute@flinders.edu.au

Based on Australian research, the Forum will highlight the strengths and weaknesses of policy in each sector from a health and well-being perspective. Panel lists from each of the four sectors will respond to the research findings and debate strategies for strengthening future policy. The deliberations will be used to craft recommendations to inform healthy policy development.

Aims of the Forum

  1. Disseminate research findings to stimulate discussion about how policy in the energy, natural environment, urban planning and justice sectors can contribute to population well-being and sustainability
  2. Spark lively debate between key decision-makers from government, NGOs and Universities on how we can maximise well-being and sustainability through well-designed public policy
  3. Create policy recommendations for how Australian governments can make our communities and society more sustainable and supportive of well-being.

Benefits of attending

Hear and debate findings from the latest, innovative policy relevant research; gain ideas about how to apply new policy thinking; influence key decision-makers’ perspectives on policy issues and strategies and gain new knowledge and insights about Australian policy systems.

This research was funded by the Australian Research Council.