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Ryerson University
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240 Jarvis Street, Toronto, 
Ontario, M5B 2L1, Canada. 



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The International Conference on Sustainable Development 2013 Canada is jointly presented by the 
International Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Law (ICIRL) at Laurentian University 
Centre for Research in Social Justice and Policy (CRSJP) at Laurentian University and
Ontario International Development Agency (OIDA) in Canada. 

Conference location
Ryerson University
International Living and Learning Centre
240 Jarvis Street, Toronto, 
Ontario, M5B 2L1, Canada. 

Conference dates
August 06 - 07, 2013

The International Conference on Sustainable Development 2013 Canada consists of four main sessions: 
(1) Sustainable Social and Human Development - SSHD
(2) Social Sciences and Humanities - SSH
(3) Human Rights and Good Governance - HRGG
(4) Sustainable Development - SD

This conference has the following objectives:

• to provide an interdisciplinary forum on global sustainable development for practitioners and academics; 
• to foster dialogue among various stakeholders, including senior level policy makers, academics, and practitioners;
• to propose multidisciplinary strategies for economic, sociopolitical, cultural, and institutional changes; 
• to allow stakeholders to share their experiences and research results about all aspects of sustainable human and social development; 
• to discuss the practical challenges encountered in promoting sustainable development and the solutions adopted; and 
• to find global partners for future business or research collaborations.

Paper Submission
All full paper submissions will be peer reviewed and evaluated based on originality, technical and/or research content/depth, correctness, relevance the conference, contributions, and readability. The full paper submissions will be chosen based on technical merit, interest, applicability, and how well they fit a coherent and balanced technical program. The accepted full papers will be published in the refereed OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development. Prospective authors are kindly invited to submit extended abstract or full text paper including results, tables, figures and references. Please send full text paper (.doc or .docx) to oida@ontariointernational.org 
Please submit your paper and abstract as early as possible.

Journal Submissions
The conference abstracts will be published as OIDA Conference Abstracts (ISSN: 1923:6670). All accepted full papers will also be published in the OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development ISSN: 1923-6654 (print) and ISSN 1923-6662 (online). All Accepted papers will be indexed in SSRN, EBSCO and AMICUS, Library and Archives Canada’s database to ensure their permanent preservation for present and future generations.

All submitted full papers will have opportunity to be considered for publication in the OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development. The selection will be carried out during the review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision will be made based on peer review reports.

The Conference Proceedings (only abstracts) will be published prior to the conference on a USB and distributed to all the registered participants at the conference.

Important Dates:
Last Day to submit Abstract / Paper / Presentation - July 15, 2013
Last date to Issue Notification of acceptance - July 20, 2013
Last date to submit final paper and authors' registration - July 25, 2013

Conference dates - 
August 06 - August 07, 2013

Note: Abstracts/Papers acceptances issued on a rolling basis until  July 20, 2013. 
Please submit your Abstract/Paper early as possible.






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Ontario International Development Agency
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