Indigenous Sustainability Conference


Star Room, IMAX Theatre Complex, Darling Harbour
31 Wheat Road Darling Harbour
Sydney , NSW 2000
33° 52' 24.7188" S, 151° 12' 1.4904" E
28/02/12 - 29/02/12
09:00- 5:00pm
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3 Pillars Network in partnership with the Australian Employment Covenant, Philanthropy Australia and Net Balance Foundation is proud to announce a one-day conference exploring the intersection between sustainability and indigenous issues: employment, education and environment. A truly unique event - we bring together for the first time leaders from all indigenous areas – business, education, philanthropy, advocacy, government and environment to:

  • Address tensions: Reconciling and respecting traditions and mainstream practices
  • Develop effective models, frameworks and evaluation techniques to improve opportunities and equity
  • Showcase successful indigenous businesses and enterprises to drive sustainable outcomes for future generations

Key speakers include Warren Mundine, Chairman of the Australian Indigenous Chamber of Commerce, Andrew Penfold, CEO of the Australian Indigenous Education Foundation and Rhonda Parker, CEO of the Australian Employment Covenant.

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