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