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International Conference on Sustainable Development 2017  Ottawa, Canada Conference Location  Carleton Conference Centre Carleton University "Canada's Capital University" River Building 1125 Colonel By Drive Ottawa, Ontario, K1S 5B6 Canada   International Conference on Sustainable Development 2017 Canada is jointly presented by International Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Law (ICIRL), Centre for Research in Social Justice and Policy (CRSJP) at Laurentian University and Ontario International Development Agency (OIDA) in Canada.   Collaborating Partner Faculty of Economics, Trisakti University, Jakarta, Indonesia and  Indonesian Business School (STIEBI), Jakarta, Indonesia.    Accepted Papers
 Important Dates Last Day to submit Abstract / Paper / Presentation - July 05, 2017 Last date to Issue Notification of acceptance - July 09, 2017 Last date to submit final paper and authors' registration - July 10, 2017   Conference dates: August 09 - August 10, 2017   Post Conference Tour: August 11, 2017 Canadian Parliament and Governor General’s Official  Residence Note: Abstracts/Papers, acceptances issued on a rolling basis until July 10, 2017. Please submit your Abstract/Paper early as possible Major Themes The International Conference on Sustainable Development 2017 Canada consists of following themes. 1. Development, 2. Economics, 3. Environment and Natural Resources, 4. Food and Agriculture, 5. Governance, 6. Health, 7. Information and communication, 8. Science and technology, 9. Social policy. 10. Gender equality 
Accepted Papers  As of July 15, 2017
No. of papers received :  549
No. of papers Accepted: 155 No. of Papers selected for Proceedings 43
Acceptance ratio: 28.23%
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Mexican SMEs in Organic Sector in the Asia Pacific Market: Internationalization Strategies José G. Vargas-Hernández,  Luz Alicia Pulido García University Center for Economic and Managerial Sciences, University of Guadalajara, Zapopan, Jalisco, 45100, México. Inserting Extant Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Activities of International Oil Companies (IOCs) in the Niger Delta Region (NDR) in Carroll’s Pyramid of CSR: A Case of generalizability Ogechi Okoro Waikato Institute of Technology, Hamilton, New Zealand. Impact of Risk Management on Food Production and Service Facilities in Selected Hotels in Akure Metropolis, in Ondo State, Nigeria Olajumoke, Elizabeth, Olawale-Olakunle Department of Hospitality Management Technology, Rufus Giwa Polytechnic,Owo,Ondo State, Nigeria. Analysis of Language of Political Discourse in Tanure Ojaide’s Waiting For the Hatching of a Cockerel Grace Iyengumena Omo-Ojugo, Samson Tope Oluwagbenga Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State, Nigeria. Revitalizing the Endangered Esan Language of Edo State Nigeria Grace Iyengumena Omo-Ojugo, Matthew Ogbeide Omo-Ojugo Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State, Nigeria. Challenges Encountered in Promoting Sustainable Development Rajdeep Kaur, GS Aulakh Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, Punjab, India Environmental Sustainability of construction projects in Higher Education Institution of Pakistan- A critical review Attaullah Shah, Irfan U Jan,  Hafiz Ehsan U Qazi City University of Science and IT Peshawar, Pakistan. NCEG University of Peshawar, Pakistan. Capital Development Authority Islamabad, Pakistan. Role of innovation and capacity building in delivering the sustainable development goals Richard Munang Africa Regional Climate Change Programme, Africa Office, UN Environment programme (UNEP), Nairobi, Kenya. Social Media Use in Higher Education Hanan Aseeri Princess Nora University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Canberra university, Australia Pollution and the Urban Aesthetics in the Industrial Districts of Lagos, Nigeria; Any Correlation? Adejompo Fagbohunka Geography and planning Sciences Department. Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, Ondo State, Nigeria. Consumption Pattern for African Breadfruit and Household Food Security in Imo State, Southeast, Nigeria Roseline Daberechi Ejike Department of Agricultural Economics Extension and Rural Development, Imo State University, Owerri, Nigeria. Towards a framework for the green economy in the context sustainable development in South Africa Zamaswazi Wendy Nkuna, Mapula Tshangela, Godfrey Nyakulalini National Department of Environmental Affairs, Arcardia, Pretoria, South Africa. Climate Change Mitigation Initiatives and its Inter linkage with the Malaysian Energy Sector Development Plans Marcus Lee Northumbria University, United Kingdom. Optimizing the operating rules for Inanda dam Onyeka Ifeanyi Nkwonta Mangosuthu University of Technology Durban South Africa. Assessment of Annual Cloud Cover and Temperature Relationship in Nigeria Abiodun Daniel Olabode Department of Geography and Planning Sciences, Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko, Ondo State, Nigeria. Horizontal roughing filter for pre-treatment of wastewater using charcoal as   filter media Christopher C Iheukwumere Mangosuthu University of Technology, Durban, South Africa. Terrorism and the challenges of national security: An insight into the political interpretation of the boko-harm  section northern Nigeria Rahila Timothy Dantong,   Ishaku Bitrus Lere , Bot Polycarp Moses Plateau State University Bokkos, Jos Bokkos Lga Plateau State, Nigeria. Bingham University Karu, Nigeria. Driving Corporate Social Responsibility- An Ethical Approach to Sustainability Angelo Nicolaides University of South Africa, Helderkruin, South Africa. Satellite Images for Production estimation in Arid and Semi-arid Rangelands  (Case Study: Northern Fars Province, Iran) H. Arzani  H. Mohammadi, H. Keshtkar College of Natural Resources, University of Tehran, Iran. The Effects of HRM on Organisational Performance in Nigeria’s Manufacturing Sector James A. Odumeru ,  Olawale Akinwunmi Olaniran , Thompson Okunsade Oladeji ,  Oyewole Oyelekan Osun State College of Technology, Osun State, Nigeria. A Study of Islamic Principles of Sustainable Development in Al-Qaraḍāwī’s  Dawru’l-Qiyam Khalid Ishola Bello Department of Islamic, Christian and Comparative Religious Studies, Kwara State University,  Malete, Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria. Non-farm Employment and Poverty among Rural Farmers in Nigeria Friday Ogar Idiku , Augustine Oko Angba ,  Caroline Linus Aboh , Kalu Iroha Ogbonna , Henry Mbeh Ndifon , Mary Chinwe  Nwogu , Theresa Larry Bisong Department of Agricultural Extension & Rural Sociology, University of Calabar, Nigeria. Department of Animal Production and Health Technology, Imo State Polytechnic Umuagu, Owerri, Nigeria. A Review on Reservoir Operation for Inanda Dam, Umgeni Basin Padayachee K , Nkwonta O Mangosuthu University of Technology, Umlazi, Durban, Nigeria. Women business owners’ adoption of information and communication technology in South Africa Adebesin Bolanie Esther St Machiavelli Technology, Pretoria, South Africa. The effectiveness of criminal law in the enforcement of wildlife law in Cameroon. Olivier  Ntungfor  Neba Community Initiative for Human Advancement, Cameroon. Model for extensive cattle grazing in rangelands Hossein Arzani , Mehdi Beiniaz , and Esmaeil Alizadeh College of Natural Resources, University of Tehran, Iran. Instructor of Department of Rangeland and Watershed Management, Hormozgan University, Iran. College of Natural Resources, University of Tehran, Iran. Invasive plant species, black carbon aerosols and their role in increasing health hazards in Uttarakhand State, North-western Indian Himalaya: A challenge for Sustainable development Pyar Singh Negi Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology, Dehra Dun, India. A Local Religious Sect or An International Ideological Warfare against the Nigerian State? An Analysis of Boko Haram Insurgency in the North East Kenneth  Nweke, Anthony Egobueze Department of Political Science, Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Rumuolumeni, Port Harcourt, Nigeria. Rivers State House of Assembly, Moscow Road, Port Harcourt, Nigeria. Built-in Sustainable CSR Program in a Microfinance Institution: Experience of ASA Philippines Foundation Md Kamrul Hasan Tarafder, Barbara Custodio ASA Philippines Foundation, Pasig City-1605, Philippines. Sustainable health in Nigeria: Issues in National Health Act 2014 Taiwo Adebola Odumosu Olabisi Onabanjo University, Nigeria. Cultural-based concerns and challenges of Dubai’s Westernized approach to tourism development. Esmat. A. Zaidan Department of International Affairs, College of Arts and Sciences, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar. Roles of knowledge management on creative economy of sweet potato product to standard product on strengthening of sustainable living community, Thailand Rungtip Thaisom Kasetsart University, Chang Wat Nakhon Pathom, Thailand. The Impact of Product Category, Country of Origin, Involvement and Product Characteristics on Brand Attachment Hellabi Zoubeyda, Benhabib Abderrezzek Faculty of Economics and Management, MECAS laboratory, University Abou Bekr Belkaid,Tlemcen, Algeria. Nigerian Constitution: A Clog in the Wheel of Sustainable Governance Kolawole Oyekan  Jamiu Olabisi Onabanjo Univeroisty, Ago - Iwoye, Ogun State, Nigeria. Analysis of Food Security Constraints among Farming Households in Rural North West Province of South Africa Enioluwa Jonathan Ijatuyi, Abiodun Olusola Omotayo Departement of Agricultural Economics and Extension, School of Agricultural Sciences, North West University, Mmabatho, 2735 Mafikeng, South Africa. Investigating a retrofit thermal power plant from a sustainable environment perspective A life cycle assessment case study Jian Hua, Yihsuan Wu National Taiwan Ocean University, Keelung City 20224, Taiwan, Republic of China. Soochow University, Taipei. Enhancing the adoption of integrated pest management programs of bruchid beetles (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Bruchinae) in stored grain legumes by resource poor farmers in sub saharan africa through participatory integrated pest management Adeyinka Adenrele Adesiyun, Olusegun Adebayo Ojumoola Department of Crop Protection, University of Ilorin, Kwara, Nigeria. Forced Eviction and Questions of Sustainable Peace in Lagos, Nigeria Ndubuisi Ozioma William Odiaka Peace and Conflict Studies Programme, Institute of African Studies, University of Ibadan, Ibadan;  Oyo State, Nigeria. Analysis and Prediction of Land Cover Change of a Biosphere Reserve Using Geospatial Tools: A Case Study of Omo Biosphere, Nigeria Opeyemi Adetunji Adeyemi Department of Forestry and Wood Technology, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria. Food Security-Poverty in Some Selected States of Nigeria: A Linear Regression with Endogenous Treatment Approach Abiodun Olusola Omotayo Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension, North West University, School of Agricultural Sciences, Mmabatho, Mafikeng, South Africa. Beyond the Stereotype: Small Scale Mining and the Possibilities of Inclusive Development in Ghana Lord Bobbie, Nathan Andrews, Alex Osei-Kojo Department of Public Administration and Health Services Management, University of Ghana, Legon, Accra, Ghana. Queen’s University, Canada. An Innovative Dairy Model Leading to Sustainable Development for the Rural People of Bangladesh Shahana Afrose Chowdhury Kazi Shahid Foundation, Dhanmondi, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Impacts of anthropogenic activities on Avian Composition in Awba Dam University of Ibadan, Southwest Nigeria Samson Oluwagbemiga Ojo, Felix Kolawole Farinloye Department of Wildlife and Eco-tourism Manamgemnt, Faculty of Agriculture. & Forestry, University of Ibadan. Nigeria. Economic Feasibility of a Sustainable Fuel Choice for Marine Shipping: Case of Cross Taiwan Strait Transportation Yihsuan Wu,  Jian Hua, HsinLing Chen Department of Accounting, Soochow University, Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C. Department of Marine Engineering, National Taiwan Ocean University, Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C. Characterization of village chicken production system in Jimma and Ilu Aba Bora zones, South Western Ethiopia Saba Haile Lemma ,  Kasa Biratu Sukessa Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR), Jimma, Ethiopia. Usage of Child Car Safety Seat in Qatar: Behaviors, Knowledge, and Attitudes Esmat. A. Zaidan Department of International Affairs, College of Arts and Sciences, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar. Changing Agriculture and Cropping Pattern in Mizoram, Northeast India Vishwambhar Prasad Sati Department of Geography and Resource Management, Mizoram University, Aizawl, Mizoram, India. Evaluation of Small farmer managed irrigation schemes in some Fadama communities Olumuyiwa Idowu Ojo, Imoleayo Oloruntuga-Paul,  Adetutu Oyinlade Department of Civil & Chemical Engineering, College of Science Engineering & Technology, University of South Africa, South Africa. Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, South Africa. How to successfully change an organization: management perceptions and practices Lampros Lamprinakis Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research (NIBIO), Postboks 8024 Dep., 0030 Oslo, Norway. Impact of Corporate Reputation and Quality Toward Customer Loyalty in Mediation By Customer Satisfaction and Trust (Study on the Domestic Airlines Full Service) Albert Mandagi,  Farida Jasfar,  Muhammad Zilal Hamzah Engineering Faculty, Trisakti University, Jakarta, Indonesia. Faculty of Economic, Trisakti University, Jakarta, Indonesia. ndonesian Business School, Jakarta, Indonesia. Natural Belief Based Ethics toward Sustainable Development Wanxian Li,  Jinguo Ye Hebei University of Economics and Business Shijiazhuang 050061 China. The impact of social networks on relationship between spouses in Iran Shahnaz Hashemi Faculty of Communication science and Media Studies, Islamic Azad University (Centeral Tehran Branch), Engelab  St, Tehran, Iran. Determination of Cephalosporin Resistant Bacteria from Pigs’ Dungs Abiodun Ayanfemi Ayandele, John Olatunji Agboola Microbiology Unit, Department of Pure and Applied Biology, Faculty of Sciences,  Ladokeakintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Oyo State, Nigeria. The Influence Analysis of Production Input Toward Indonesian Crude Oil Lifting 2007 -2015 Erwansyah Fuad,  Eleonora Sofilda,  Muhammad Zilal Hamzah Economics Magister Program, Trisakti University, Jakarta, Indonesia. Faculty of Economic, Trisakti University, Jakarta, Indonesia. Indonesian Business School, Jakarta, Indonesia. Ecological Disaster Engulfed Punjab: Meeting the challenge of the SDGs Gursharan Singh Kainth  Rajinder Kaur Guru Arjan Dev Institute of Development Studies, Amritsar, India. Impression of social capital on the process of community sustain development: Nawab district- Tehran Zahra Khodaee, Seyede Lobabe Ghalebandi Islamic Azad University, Yadegar-e-Imam Khomeini (RAH) Shahre Rey Branch, Tehran, Iran. Assessment of climate change perception and adaptive capacity of household across many levels of social vulnerability in Olodo, Nigeria Bisola Kafilat Akinsanya, Emmanuel Emeka Nwaobi Oluwalana Julius Onalaja, Adeyemi Azeem Adedeji,  Ezeadigwu Christopher Ifeanyi Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria. A Survey on The Role of Television of in The Behavior Modification of the Youth Sabour Maryam Atefe Yusefi Azad University, Qeshm, Iran. Impact of Drip Irrigation on Promoting Water Efficient Agricultural Production-An Evidence from India Engudula Ravindra Reddy, Swaminathan N arasirnhan, Pouchepparadjou Anandan, Sankar Ramasamy Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru College of Agriculture & Research Institute, Karaikal, U T,  Puducherry, India. Legislative – Executive Relations and Public Policy Formulation and Implementation in Lagos State, Nigeria Jacob Olufemi  Fatile Department of Public Administration, Faculty of Management Sciences, Lagos State University, Ojo, Lagos, Nigeria. Social Exclusion Arising from Changes in Leadership in Rwanda Dominique Emmanuel Uwizeyimana Department of Public Management & Governance Soweto Campus, uKhamba Building, University of Johannesburg, Johannesburg, South Africa. Healthy Eating Product Customer Satisfaction as a Determinant of Customer Loyalty in Selected Restaurants of Nairobi City County, Kenya Carolyne Khasoa Wasike,   Erick Victor Onyango Fwaya, Dorcus Mbithe David Kigaru Technical University of Kenya, Department of Hotel & Restaurant Management, Nairobi, Kenya. Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya. Water-Energy Nexus Challenges & Opportunities in the United Arab Emirates under Climate Change Ammar Abulibdeh United Arab Emirates University College of Humanities and Social Sciences Department of Geography and Urban Planning,  Al-Ain, UAE. Improving construction clients’ satisfaction level in Johannesburg, South Africa Chike Eke, Clinton Aigbavboa, Wellington Thwala Department of Construction Management & Quantity Surveying, Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment, University of Johannesburg, Doornfontein Campus, Johannesburg, South Africa. Benefits of Implementing Enterprise Resource Planning In The Construction Industry: A South Africa Study Mathegu Mphumi, Clinton Aigbavboa, Enyinnayaeke Nnamdi , Godwin Okoene Department of Construction Management & Quantity Surveying, Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment, University of Johannesburg, Doornfontein Campus, Johannesburg, South Africa. The Integration of Ecological Practices Amongst Built Environment Professionals  in The Gauteng Province, South Africa Mpho Ndou, Clinton Aigbavboa , Godwin Okoene Department of Construction Management & Quantity Surveying, Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment, University of Johannesburg, Doornfontein Campus, Johannesburg, South Africa. Religious authority and violence against women: tradition and modernity of violence Mojgan Khalili, Raha Kasiri, Maasoumeh Afshar Law Association,Hamedan,Iran. Simon Fraser University ,Canada. Farhangian University,Hamedan,Iran. Sudden stop of capital flows in developing countries + Japan period 1985-2013 Bahtiar Usman Departement Management, Faculty of Economic and Business,  Trisakti University, Jakarta, 11440, Indonesia. The impact of antenatal care and social well-being to decline early stage neonatal mortality in Bangladesh Sanjit Roy, Md. Aminul Haque Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Dark surfaces of the cities accentuate the greenhouse effect by their emissions of infra-red radiation Romdhane Ben Slama International Security Sector Advisory Team  , University of Gabes, Tunisia. ‘Umar Ibn Khattab, An Epitome of Servant Leadership: A Sustainable Lesson for Contemporary Leaders Ahamad Faosiy Ogunbado Faculty of Islamic Development Management., Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA), Darssalam, Brunei. The Impact of Sustainable Development on Poisoning Cancer in Higher Education in Sub-Saharan Africa Mbambu Kabeya Shaloom, Kabeya Nahum Dieudonné, Kabeya Mukeba Léonard Yakasham Institut Supérieur d’Architecture et d’Urbanisme, Masina, Kinshasa, DR Congo. Hydrocarbon Oil Refineries in Nigeria and the  Jurisprudence of Environmental Sustainability Idowu Adegbite Faculty of Law, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye, Ogun State, Nigeria. Dimensional analysis of custodial justice in India Aparna Srivastava School of Liberal Arts, Noida International University, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India. Social grants as a tool for poverty reduction in South Africa: A longitudinal analysis using the NIDS survey Odile Mackett Wits School of Governance, University of the Witwatersrand, Parktown, Johannesburg, South Africa. Social exclusion arising from changes in leadership in rwanda Dominique Emmanuel Uwizeyimana Department of Public Management & Governance, University of Johannesburg, Soweto Campus uKhamba Building, South Africa. Ecowas security incapability and mali crisis:  its implication on regional governance and development Edun Abdulkareem Jimoh Department of Political Science, University of Ilorin, Ilorin. Nigeria. Startup reasons for entrepreneurial initiatives in a rural Zimbabwe town Raphael T Mpofu University of South Africa, Muckleneuk, Pretoria, South Africa. Justice and reasonable causes in Iran constitution law Mahdi Najafi Zia Faculty of Law & Political Sciences, Kharazmi   University, Hamedan, Iran. Progress in green energies, sustainable development and the environment Abdeen Mustafa Omer Energy Research Institute (ERI), Nottingham,  NG7 4EU, UK. Rural Transformation through Targeted Regional Innovation Systems Shinan N. Kassam Lampros Lamprinakis International Centre for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA), Cairo, Egypt Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research (NIBIO), Norway. Energizing Africa for sustainable development: Thoughts and lessons from the Africa-European union energy partnership Victor Ojakorotu,  Oluwole Idowu Olutola Department of Politics & International Relations, Faculty of Human & Social Science North West University, Mafikeng, South Africa. ‘Pay & Go’ Solar Home System for Rural Household with Clean and Sustainable Source of Energy Kalpesh Rambhau Gavali , Vaishnavi Gangadhar Aushikar Egreenacademy Pune, Maharashtra, India. Promoting Inclusive Growth and Socio-Economic Development through Effective Procurement in South Africa Intaher Marcus Ambe University of South Africa, Muckleneuk, Pretoria, South Africa. The two-sided triangle of education Mojgan Khalili, Maryam Talaei , Raha Kasiri ,  Farideh Naseri Law Association, Hamedan, Iran. Education office Iran, Hamedan Branch, Iran. Simon Fraser University, Canada. Islamic Azad university of Hamedan, Iran. Post-harvest preservation of mango fruit using freeze drying and tray drying methods Oladimeji  Adetona, Adeyeye,   Emmanuel Rotimi Sadiku , Anand Babu Perumal , Reshma B. Nambiar Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa. SRM University, India. Sustainable Development in Uganda: Optimal Growth Calculation Haulah Nakiyimba National Association for Women & Action in Action Development (NAWAD) Kampala, Uganda. Healthy Diet, Healthy Body and Healthy Mind for a Healthy World Gannu Praveen Kumar, Gannu Swetha Department of Pharmaceutics, Sahasra Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Warangal, Telangana, India. World Vision Health Services, India. Access to adequate Human Settlements remains a ‘wicked’ problem for the Global South: South Africa’s strides and setbacks. Prudence Khumalo Department of Public Administration, University of South Africa, Muckleneuk, Pretoria, South Africa. A continental approach to deconstruction African natural resources conflicts in the 21st century Oluwakemi Roseline Olaunji Department of Politics & International Relations, Faculty of Human & Social Science, North-West University, Mafikeng, South Africa. An Experimental Study on Conversion of Agricultural Land into Non-Agricultural Uses in Rajpura Tehsil of Punjab State (India) Preetinder Kaur Randhawa Panjab University, Chandigarh, India. Floating Vegetable Gardening (FVG) as a Sustainable Agricultural System in Bangladesh: Prospects for Kaptai Lake, Rangamati, Chittagong Hill-Tracts Khorshed Alam, Mohammad Abu Taiyeb Chowdhury Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, Faculty of Biological Sciences University of Chittagong, Chittagong, Bangladesh. Financial structure, smallholder farmers and access to bank credit in South Africa Joseph Chisasa Department of Finance, Risk Management & Banking, University of South Africa, Muckleneuk, Pretoria, South Africa. Investigating the Long-Run Sectoral Growth Linkages in Ethiopia:  Does Agriculture or Service an Engine of Growth? Seid Mohammed Yimer School of economics,  Sapeinza University, Rome,  Italy. Typology of the quiddity of charity in the virtual network (With emphasis on the telegram messenger) Mehri Bahar, Sajad , Haji Hosseinloo Faculty of Social Sciences, Tehran University, Tehran, Iran. Kashan  University, Iran. An Assessment of Multidimensional Poverty among Urban and Rural Households in Eastern Cape Province, South Africa Megbowon Ebenezer Toyin, Mushunje Abyssinia Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension, University of Fort Hare, South Africa. Resident's behavior and neighborhood restoration Panteha  Sharifi Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran. Synthesis and Analysis of Environment Friendly Gelatin Grafted Biodegradable Polymer Ayesha Mohyuddin,   Wajad Ulfat , Sohail Nadeem University of Management and Technology, Lahore Pakistan. The Influence of Government Public Policies, Competitive Business Environment and Managerial Competencies on the Digital Practices at the Commercial Banks in Jakarta, Indonesia Sihol Situngkir The Ministry of State Secretary of the Republic of Indonesia and Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Jambi, Sumatra Indonesia. Reflection on Developmental Risk Defence Under Product Liability Law Akinrinmade, Olomu, Gbade Department of International Law and Jurisprudence, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye, Ogun State, Nigeria. Design and Evaluation of Control System for Water Treatment Quality Based Chemical Added Process Magdi Osman Ali,  Muawia Mohamed Ahmed, Mohamed Abaker Hussian Al-Neelain University, Sudan. King Khalid University, KSA. Design for Sustainability in E-Learning: The effects of mindset and Grit on infrastructural policies and perspective in South Korea Nkwenti Ambe Cliford Hanseo University,  Haemi-Myun, Seosan-Si, Chungcheognam-do, Republic of Korea South. Acceptability of Awango Solar Energy as Rural Development Enabler in Benue State, Nigeria Ifeanyi Emma Ogueri Justina Uzoma Mgbada Department of Agricultural Extension, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria. Federal College of Agriculture, Ishiagu, Ebonyi State, Nigeria. Sustainability of infrastructure development projects by oil and gas multinationals in Niger delta, Nigeria: the case of water projects in the OML 58 communities of total exploration and production operations Ifeanyi Emma Ogueri, Justina Uzoma Mgbada, Ifeanyi Ogueri Department of Agricultural Extension, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria. Federal College of Agriculture, Ishiagu, Ebonyi State, Nigeria.  Fresh Impact Rural Development Initiative, Woji, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria.  Extensive survey on Increased Demand of Fast Food Restaurants That Effects Obesity Rates Jatinder Attri,  Ali Yousefi Department of Business and Accounting , Holmes Institute Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia. Building the Framework for Absolute Sustainability Douglas Nuttall, Jay Young Jp2g Consultants Inc., Perth, Ontario, Canada. Independent Environmental Educator/Writer, Canada. Medical Waste Management system in Harare Municipal Healthcare Centres, Zimbabwe Edeline Murumbi, Esther Mufunda City Health Department, Harare City,  Zimbabwe. Zimbabwe Open University, Harare, Zimbabwe. Feasibility Study of IoT Application to Iran: Focusing on Environmental Communication and Sustainable Development Hamid Abdollahyan, Zahra Asadi Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Tehran, Jalal-e- Al-e-Ahmad Hwy., Tehran, Iran. Ethics as an Antidote: Challenging the Decimation of a Continent Nanji Rimdan Umoh Department of Political Science, University of Jos, PMB 2084, Bauchi Road, Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria. Organic Nitrogen Uptake: A Novel Pathway To Improve Nitrogen Use Efficiency And Crop Productivity Kawsar Ali, Davey Jones,  Muhammad Arif Agriculture Department, Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan, Pakistan. Environment Center Wales, Bangor University,  UK. Sustainable Development: A Critical Review of Construction and Demolition Waste Management Rules 2016 Ayuk Choudhary,  Anju Rani, Vipul Arora Department of Computer Science, Dav University, Jalandhar, India. CT Institute of Technology, Jalandhar, India. Sustainable Development Strategy: Four Major Areas Of Concern Environment- A Sustainable Future for Our Planet Rizwan Asghar Department of Political Science, University of California, Davis, California, USA. How a fragile trust will lead to an unsustainable development; A study of the trust at the age of the Constitutionalism in Iran Mohammad Reza Javadi Yeganeh, Amir Moein Nikzad Larijani Department of Sociology, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran. Incorporating Social Sustainability Principles into Housing Public Private Partnerships Projects in Nigeria Abimbola Adedayo Adebayo Department of Governance and Technology for Sustainability (CSTM, University of Twente,  Netherlands. Analyzing purchase intentions of counterfeit luxury brands: Consumers’ attitudes toward purchase intentions of counterfeit luxury footwear brands in Cameroon Prudencia Uchiba Enenyong Community Credit Company (C.C.C) Plc, 2768 Boulevard de la Liberte, Akwa, Douala, Littoral Region, Cameroon. Comparison of  Article 16 of the Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women and allocating the right of divorce to men Mahnaz Salimi,  Seyed Mohammad Reza Ayati , Seyyed Hadi Mahdavi  Department off Law and Jurisprudence, Islamic Azad University of Najaf Abad, Najaf Abad, Iran. Islamic Azad University, Science and Research Branch of Tehran, Tehran, Iran. Depatment of Provate Law, Islamic Azad University of Najaf Abad,  Najaf Abad, Iran. Challanges to achive sustainable govenance in judicial system: Human Rights perspectives Jagdish Lal Gogna, Prem Prakash Grovel, Ajinder Pal Singh Tiwana, Jagroop Singh Haird, Anu Sharma National Human Rights Committe, Chandigarh, India. Comparative and Competitive Advantage Of the Fishery Exports in Pakistan Sabeen Anwar Department of Economics, Institute of Business Management, Karachchi, Pakistan. Analysis of stock returns predictability through financial ratios - an empirical analysis of KSE-100 index Sabeen Anwar Department of Economics, Institute of Business Management, Karachchi, Pakistan. Inconsistency within African Sustainable Development Policy Ali Mohammed, Lessley Lisiba Matlala AMETRADESA, Pretoria, South Africa. INVEST 4 AFRICA, Pretoria, South Africa. Armed conflicts and protection of water resources under International Law: an interface between international humanitarian law and environmental law Gayathri D. Naik, Sanjay Shenoi South Asian University, New Delhi, India. Christ University, Bengaluru, India. The state of maternal health in South Africa: From MDG to SDG Rose Makapi Mmusi-Phetoe Department of Health Studies, University of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa. Policy Process Analysis of PPP Policy Improvement for Sustainable Development: The case of Colombian Road PPP Policy Shunsaku Komatsuzaki, Yuki Takada University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8656, Japan. Pacific Consultants Co., Ltd. Japan. Religious Worship and Conflict of Women’s Right in India Navdeep Kour Sasan Department of Law, University of Jammu, India. Status of Small Farming Units and Strategies for their Sustainable Development in India Narinderpal Singh, Raj Kumar, Bhupinder Singh Dhillon Farm Advisory Service Scheme, Department of Economics & Sociology Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, Punjab, India. Aspiring Bengalees, Cultural Dynamics and Encountering Forces: A brief interpretation of three sociological imaginations Masudur Rahman Nord University, Bodo, Norway. Role of Audit Regulation on The Effect of Corporate Governance and Audit Quality on Earnings Management Bambang Prayogo, Sukrisno Agoes Faculty of Economic and Business, Trisakti University, Indonesia. Faculty of Economic and Business, Tarumanagara University, Indonesia. Corporate Social Responsibility: A Critical Review Iram Shehzadi University of Management & Technology, Lahore, Pakistan. ‘Political corporatism against international nongovernmental organisations in post 2000 Zimbabwe: An ideological battle of resistance. Edmore Ntini Department of Community Development, School of Built Environment & Development Studies Howard College, University of KwaZuluNatal, Durban, South Africa. An exploration of programs offered by universities in Lesotho and how they align with the National Strategic Development Plan/Strategic Development Goals Blessing Matandare Limkokwing University of Creative Technology, Maseru, Lesotho. Gender Inequality in Politics (Lesotho) Blessing Matandare, Tawanda Mukurunge, Gaylord Magombedze   Limkokwing University of Creative Technology, Maseru, Lesotho. Lerotholi Polytechnical College, Lesotho. 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