People First: Working together for a strong, just and inclusive society

17 March 2016, State Theatre

A forceful human rights advocate, Mrs Mary Robinson, President of the Mary Robinson Foundation – Climate Justice, and former President of Ireland, will discuss how governments, business and people can work together and the importance of social policy with the wellbeing citizen at its core.

Panel speakers:

  • Mrs Mary Robinson – President of the Mary Robinson Foundation – Climate Justice, and former President of Ireland
  • Stan Grant – Sky News International Editor
  • Dr Richard Denniss – Chief Economist, The Australia Institute
  • Narrelle Hooper – former editor of the Australian Financial Review‘s BOSS magazine
  • Sam Mostyn – President, Australian Council for International Development, former Australian Football League (AFL) Commissioner
  • Deng Thiak Adut – lawyer and community leader.
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Introduction – MC, Adam Spencer Audio Video
Michael Safi, Reporter, The Guardian Australia Audio Video
Welcome to Country – Aunty Norma Ingram Audio Video
Video – The Elders Video
Keynote – Mrs Mary Robinson, President, Mary Robinson Foundation – Climate Justice Audio Video
Video – We the People Video
Presentation – Dr Richard Denniss, Chief Economist, The Australia Institute Audio Video
Keynote – Lord Mayor of Sydney Clover Moore, City of Sydney’s Social Sustainability Policy Audio Video
Panel discussion Audio Video
Pledge Audio Video
Performance – Tim McCallum Audio Video
Closing Remarks – MC – Adam Spencer, Broadcaster and Author Audio Video

Last updated: Tuesday, 12 April 2016