Ontario International Development Agency
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International Conference on Sustainable Development 2018 Oxford, U.K. Conference Location Memorial Hall   University of Oxford, Queen’s College, Oxford U.K. August 14 - 15, 2018   International Conference on Sustainable Development 2018 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. and   Institute for Sustainability  Newcastle University Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 5TQ, United Kingdom Introduction
Important Dates Last Day to submit Abstract / Paper / Presentation - July 14, 2018 Last date to Issue Notification of acceptance - July 19, 2018 Last date to submit final paper and authors' registration - July 25, 2018   Conference dates: August 14 - August 15, 2018   Note:  Abstracts/Papers, acceptances issued on a rolling basis until July 10, 2018. Please submit your Abstract/Paper early as possible   Major Themes The International Conference on Sustainable Development 2018 UK 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 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 text papers and abstracts will be peer reviewed and evaluated based on originality, technical and/or research  content/depth, correctness, relevance to conference. The submissions will be chosen based on technical merit, interest, applicability, and how well they fit a coherent and balanced technical program. Prospective authors are kindly invited to submit full text papers and abstracts  via email in a  MS word .doc, .docx file format to the    oida@ontariointernational.org   .Please submit your paper or/and abstract to the respective conference early as possible.   Journal Publication  Conference  abstracts will be published on Conference  Proceedings (ISSN 1923-6670) and selected papers on the  OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development ISSN 1923-6654 (print) 1923-6662 (online). OIDA IJSD Journal also can access here. All submitted papers will have opportunities for consideration. 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. All  accepted papers will be indexed in DOAJ, SSRN, EBSCO and AMICUS, Library and Archives Canada's database to  ensure  their permanent preservation for present and future generations.   The abstracts of conference proceedings will be published  prior to the conference and electronic copy distributed to all registered participants at the conference   If you required more information, please contact our office.   Conference Secretariat Ontario International Development Agency 364 Moffatt Pond Court Ottawa, Ontario, K2J 0C7 Canada. Tel: + 1 613 612 7615 e-mail: oida@ontariointernational.org website: www.ontariointernational.org