Transparency Conference: first impression

Published on
June 27, 2016

From 24-25 June 2016 the International Conference 'Disclosing Sustainability: The Transformative Power of Transparency?' took place in Wageningen, organized by the Environmental Policy Group. 117 participants from 28 countries engaged in discussions on transparency.

The photo gallery below gives an initial impresson of the two conference days.

The coming weeks we will report on the conference via an impression video, photos, an infographic, and a written report - stay tuned!

The discussions were structured along four plenary sessions with keynote speakers from Wageningen University, the European Environmental Agency, University of Sydney, Orebrö University, University of Sheffield, Harvard University, Yale University, University of Maryland and University of Westminster.

Participants also presented their own transparency research in 15 panels covering the three different conference themes:

  • Transparency, accountability and empowerment in global environmental governance
  • Transparency and traceability in commodity chains
  • Citizen-generated and citizen-centered transparency

Click here to find an overview off and the full programme of the conference, including descriptions of keynote speakers and abstracts of all presentations.