USP Hosts Oceania Development Network’s 4th Biennial Conference

At its fourth biennial conference held on September 10-12, 2013 at the University of the South Pacific’s (USP) Laucala Campus, the Oceania Development Network (ODN) focused this year on ‘Addressing Inequality and Promoting Inclusive and Sustainable Development‘. Opening remarks were made by ODN’s present Chair, Professor Biman Prasad ODN-Conf-2013a_0e2(University of the South Pacific’s School of Economics), who introduced the conference theme and its relevance to the Pacific’s development challenges and the key objective of ODN in line with broader objectives of the Global Development Network (GDN) in building “research capacity amongst the young and emerging researchers on issues of policy relevant to the Oceania Region.”
ODN is one of 11 regional networks affiliated with the Global Development Network.
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