Mr. Sweeting, David

Urban Strategy Advisor

  • Melbourne , Australia
Save the Children

Language skills

Native or bilingual proficiency (I have a speaking proficiency equivalent to that of an educated native speaker)

Last updated: 2017/03/22


David is an urban development expert with a focus on urban-innovation, social entrepreneurship, human centred design, and participatory research. He has over 10 years experience in social, neighbourhood and urban planning and, in working with large complex organisations, urban poor federations, local community groups and city government and planning authorities. David is currently the Urbanisation Advisor for Save the Children Australia, one of Australia's largest agencies dedicated to helping children in need. He is an Institute Associate with the Institute for Culture and Society at Western Sydney University, and recipient of the 2016 Asialink Leaders Program Dunlop Fellowship.