Diversity in Rural Industries


The Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation (RIRDC) have engaged Victoria University to critically analyse and consider people and their leadership contribution in rural industries.


National Rural Issues

Research Organisation

Victoria University

Objective Summary

This research project aims to answer the following four questions: 1. What is diversity in decision making in relation to rural industries? 2. What is the current situation and history? 3. If diversity goals were embraced and achieved, what might result? 4. What information and guidance might be useful to help encourage effective diversity within rural industries?

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Project Start Date

Friday, June 10, 2016

Project Completion Date

Monday, September 5, 2016

Journal Articles From Project

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National Priority

An environmentally sustainable Australia

National Priority

Advanced Technology

National Priority

NRI-National Rural Issues


Related publications


Diversity in decision-making in rural industries