International Conference on Sustainable Development 2019 Boston, USA. December 10-11, 2019 Conference Location Harvard University Joseph B. Martin Conference Center Harvard Medical School 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA 02115, USA International Conference on Sustainable Development 2019 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 Montclair State University Department of Earth & Environmental Studies 1 Normal Avenue Montclair, NJ 07043 USA Accepted papers Important Dates Last Day to submit Abstract / Paper / Presentation - November 10, 2019 Last date to Issue Notification of acceptance - November 20, 2019 Last date to submit final paper and authors' registration - November 25, 2019 Conference dates December 10 - December 11, 2019 Note: Abstracts/Papers, acceptances issued on a rolling basis until November 20, 2019. Please submit your Abstract/Paper as early as possible Major Themes The International Conference on Sustainable Development 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
01. National health accounts: an Insight in to Indian Health systems, an assessment, quantification and an Evaluation, in the context of South East Asian Countries: A cross country comparison Nanjireddypally Ramakrishnappa Somasekhara, K.R. Jhon, Sathish Kumar, Praveen Kumar, S.S. Kalamkar Madras Institute of Development Studies, Chennai, Tamil Nadu , India. Apollo Institute of Medical Sciences, India. District Health Office, Madras, India. Care Hospitals, Madras, India. Agriculture Economic Research Centre, Madras, India. 02. Perspective on Polities and Development in Nigeria Rahila Timothy Dantong Department of political Science, Plateau State University, Bokkos LGA, Plateau State, Nigeria. 03. Reward System and Employees Job Performance: Assessment of the New Police Welfare Package in Nigeria Sylvester Olubanji Fajonyomi, Qazeem Busayo Ibikunle Department of Public Administration, Lagos State University, Ojo, Nigeria. 04. An Empirical Test of Dual-Double Memories in Sub-Sahara African Foreign Exchange Markets Sikiru Oyerinde Ashamu Department of Banking and Finance, Faculty of Management Sciences, Lagos State University, Lagos, Nigeria. 05. A Model of Hotel CSR through Customers’ Participation Johny Subarkah, Ravik Karsidi, Kuncoro Diharjo , DrajatTri Kartono Sebelas Maret University, Jakarta, Indonesia. 06. The Indicators of sustainable business Model in Petrochemical Industries Ehsan Movahedian Attar , Nasim Ghanbar Tehrani Iran Management Institute, Iran. Kharazmi University, Iran. 07. Perspective of Government Officials on Solar Energy in the Commercial Sector: Experiences from India Meenal Jain, Meenakshi Mital, Matt Syal Lady Irwin College, University of Delhi, India. School of Planning, Design & Construction, Michigan State University, USA. 08. Impact of Logging on Non-Timber Forest Products in a Rainforest Ecosystem of Cross River State, Nigeria Olatunde Sunday Eludoyin, Kokei Patrick Nelson , Olalekan Akinola University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria. 09. Mobilizing the community-based organizations for sustainable national development Tosin Ambrose Omolade, Olatunde ASunday Eludoyin Department of Geography, Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo, Ondo State, Nigeria. Department of Geography and Environmental Management, University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Nigeria. 10. Microenterprise Development in Sub-Saharan Africa: Issues, Constraints, Challenges and Implications f or SustainableEconomic Development. Anthony Anyii Akamobi Department of Economics, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu ojukwu University, Nigeria. 11. Urbanization and Solid Waste Management in Lagos Mega City, Nigeria Fatile Jacob Olufemi, Busayo Qazeem Ibikunle , Busayo Qazeem Ibikunle Faculty of Management Sciences, Department of Public Administration, Lagos State University, Ojo, Nigeria. 12. Rural Development and the Challenges of Corruption in Nigeria Odo Linus Ugwu Department Public Administration, Federal University, Gashua, Yobe State, Nigeria. 13. Regional and International Trade Interaction in Southeast Asia Atreya Mathur, Faiz Afsar Sait School of Law, Christ University, Bangalore, India. 14. Sustainability Enigma: How Rule of Law can promote Environmental Viability Asad Khan, Arpit Agarwal Hidayatullah National Law University, Naya Raipur, Chhattisgarh, India. 15. Measuring the Strength of Sustainability in India’s New Model Bilateral Investment Treaty 2015: A Legal Discourse Rashmi Patowary Jindal Global Law School (O.P. Jindal Global University), Sonipat, Haryana, India. 16. What should education be like? Fostering awareness and practice of intrinsic nature of self Tomohiro Akiyama The University of Tokyo, Rm 670, Environmental Studies Bldg., 5-1-5, Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa City, Chiba 277-8563, Japan. 17. Can Stakeholder Mapping and Attributes Be Exploited to The Advantage of Sustainability? Ogechi, Okoro Waikato Institute of Technology, Hamilton CBD, New Zealand. 18. Investigating Strategies for the transformation of Ondo to a Modern Sustainable City Ben Omowaye Olanusi , Afolabi Owa Department of Geography, Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo, Ondo State, Nigeria. Department of Geography and Planning Science, Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State, Nigeria. 19. Sustainability: A Critical Challenge for the Extractive Industry Ogechi, Okoro Waikato Institute of Technology, Hamilton CBD, New Zealand. 20. Sustainable Rice Production Under System Of Rice Intensification For Assuring Food Security- An Economic Analysis A. Pouchepparadjou , G Umamaheswari , L Umamaheswari , A. Shaik Alauddin Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru College of Agriculture and Research Institute, Karaikal, India. 21. The resurgence of populism and its implications for democracy: A study of the United States presidential elections in 2016 Oluwakemi Deborah Udoh , Love Ofuje Alabi Department of Political Science and International Relations, Covenant University, Canaan Land, Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria. 22. Post Economic Recession and Agricultural Production in Nigeria: Case Study of Small Scale Poultry Egg Farming Oluwafemi John Aladejebi , Segun Bamidele Fakayode , Olayinka Omolayo Oronti , Tanko Paiko Sani Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension, Faculty of Agriculture, Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State, Nigeria. 23. Restoring River Ecology through Involvement of Women Mukesh Kumar Shukla Darshana Mahila Kalyan Samiti, Chhatarpur, India. Centre for Environment Education, India. 24. Socio-economic Dimensions of Disaster Management in Rajasthan Ranjeet Singh Budania M.J.D. Government College Taranagar, Churu, Rajsthan, India. 25. Withdrawn 26. Mobilizing the community-based organizations for sustainable national Development in Ondo senatorial district, Ondo State, Nigeria Tosin Ambrose Omolade, Olatunde ASunday Eludoyin Department of Geography, Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo, Ondo State, Nigeria. Department of Geography and Environmental Management, University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Nigeria. 27. Indian Judiciary: A Torchbearer of Climate Restoration Arpit Agarwal, Asad Khan Hidayatullah National Law University, Shibpur, Howrah, India. 28. A Study of Waste Water from Ogbomoso Slaughter House Oyejide, Opeyemi, Afolabi Departmnet of Agricultural and Environmental Engineering, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso. Nigeria. 29. How The Effect of Investment Policy at Information and Communication Technology for Digital Economy Implementation toward Macroeconomic Indicators and Sectoral Performance, in Indonesia? Widi Amanasto, Muhammad Zilal Hamzah, Bambang Sudaryono Economics Doctoral Program, Economics and Business Faculty, Universitas Trisakti, Indonesia. Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Ekonomi Bisnis Indonesia , (Indonesian Business School), Jakarta, Indonesia. 30. Political Parties, Women’s Political Representation and Gender Mainstreaming in Nigeria Al Chukwuma Okoli Department of Political Science, Federal University Lafia, Nigeria. 31. Green Justice and the Application of Polluter- Pays Principle: A Study of India's National Green Tribunal Usha Tandon Campus Law Centre, University of Delhi, North Campus, Maurice Nagar, Delhi, India. 32. Does Environmental Performance Help Firms’ Value to Recover Faster from Environmental Controversies: International Evidence? Muhammad Ullah Clermont Recherche Management (CleRMa), Université Clermont Auvergne, 63000 Clermont Ferrand, France. 33. East Kolkata Wetlands : A way to sustainable tomorrow Haimanti Pakrashi Independent Researcher, Alipore. Kolkata, India. 34. Investigating the ICT usage on Transparency in the Governance Processes at the Local Level in Southwestern Nigeria Kayode Wakili Olawoyin, Kazeem Oyedele Lamidi Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria. 35. The Challenges of Urban Renewal Activities on Sustainable Urban Development in Owerri, Nigeria using Remote sensing and GIS Lazarus Chikwendu Department of Geography & Environmental Management, Imo State University, Owerri. Nigeria. 36. Fuel and Gas Subsidy Budget Realocation on Infrastructure Development Budget towards Indonesian Economic Growth and Macroeconomic Indicators Boedijono Kartolo, Muhammad Zilal Hamzah, Eleonora Sofilda Economics Doctoral Program, Economics and Business Faculty, Universitas Trisakti, Indonesia. Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Ekonomi Bisnis Indonesia, (Indonesian Business School), Jakarta, Indonesia. Master of Economics Program, Faculty of Economics and Business, Universitas Trisakti, Indonesia. 37. Women business owners’ adoption of information and communication technology in Nigeria Ihekoronye Odinaka Boniface Federal Polytechnic Ede, Osun State, Nigeria. 38. Ship-breaking regimes of India and Bangladesh: An assessment of their compatibility with international laws Ishtiaque Ahmed North South University, Bashundhara, Dhaka-1229, Bangladesh. 39. Gender Based Violence and Women Empowerment at the Grassroots In Lagos State, Nigeria Jacob Olufemi Fatile, Oluwole Kazeem, Sanni, Matthew Awotunde Olusegun Public Administration Department, Faculty of Management Science, Lagos State University, Ojo, Lagos State, Nigeria. College of Law and Management, School of Management, IT and Governance University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban. South Africa. 40. Contribution of Hygiene Behavior Change interventions in trachoma elimination efforts in Uganda: A case study of Napak and Nakapiripirit districts. Phillips Okot , Denis Kayiwa , Ronnie Murungu , David Watako , Olutayo Bankole Bolawole , Jane Sembuche WaterAid Uganda, Uganda. WaterAid East Africa, Kigali, Rwanda. 41. Social Return on Investment on Improving Access to Sustainable Water Sanitation and Hygiene Services in selected Health care facilities in Rwanda – A Reflective Analysis Maurice Kwizera, Ronnie Murungu, Jean Lambert Sebareze WaterAid Rwanda, Ruwanda. WaterAid East Africa, Kigali, Rwanda. 42. The Cost of Justice in the European Union: A budgetary analysis of the performance of the Court of Justice of the European Union Dimitrios V. Skiadas Department of International and European Studies, University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, Greece. 43. Sanitation and Hygiene status in Kabale Municipality A pre Behavior change design Assessment, Uganda East Africa Phillips Okot , Denis Kayiwa , Ronnie Murungu , David Watako , Olutayo Bankole Bolawole , Jane Sembuche WaterAid Uganda, Uganda. Water Aid East Africa, Kigali, Rwanda. 44. A Study of Energy Related Greenhouse Gas Emissions of High Income Urban Residents in Accra, Ghana Emmanuel Kojo Sakyi , Jeniffer Mantey , University of Ghana Business School, College of Humanities, Accra, Ghana. Department of Public Administration & Health Services Management, University of Ghana, Ghana. 45. Addressing Inequality through Sustainable Development Goals at the Grassroots in Lagos State Iyiola Tomilayo Akindele , Oluwole Kazeem Sanni , University of Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria. Public Administration Department, Faculty of Management Science, Lagos State University, Ojo, Lagos State, Nigeria. 46. Economic Integration vs. Social Policy? The case of changing schemes of healthcare systems in the EU Aikaterini Tsalampouni Department of International and European Studies of University of Macedonia, 156 Egnatia Street, GR-546 36 Thessaloniki, Greece. 47. Urban agriculture: opportunities and challenges to food and income insecurity in Bindura, Zimbabwe Deliwe Tembachako, Anyway Katanha , Zimbabwe Open University, Hay Road, Bindura, Zimbabwe. 48. Africa Free Trade Area foretold: A reflective analysis of Kwame Nkrumah’s views for Africa in line with the benefits of the agreement establishing the African continental free trade area Edwick Murungu Africa Leadership University Kigali Heights, Kigali, Rwanda. 49. Education, Good Governance and Development in Nigeria: The Missing Link Onovwakponoko Lucky Ovwasa Department of Political Science, Faculty of Arts and Social Science, Federal University Lokoja, Nigeria. 50. Organized Private Sector Agricultural Contributions towards Sustainable Food Security in a Multinational Oil and Gas Region of Nigeria Glory Nkiruka Ben-Chendo, Emma Ifeanyi Ogueri Federal University of Technology Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria. 51. Status of the smallholder value chain in Gauteng province, South Africa Victor Mbulaheni Mmbengwa, Khathutshelo Rambau, Thulisile Mavis Khoza, Kayalethu Sotsha d National Agricultural Marketing Council, Pretoria, South Africa. 52. Nigeria’s Quest For Sustainable Socio- Economic and Political Development and the Dilemma of Western Models. Michael E. Okemi International Studies And Diplomacy Dept, Faculty Of Arts and Education, Benson Idahosa University, Benin City, Nigeria. 53. Multinational Oil Industry Corporate Social Responsibility for Sustainable Stakeholders Management in Nigeria: The Case of Total Exploration & Production Nigeria Limited (TEPNG) Ifeanyi Emma Ogueri , Glory Nkiruka Ben-Chendo , Justina Uzoma Mgbada Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria. Federal College of Agriculture, Ishiagu, Ebonyi State, Nigeria. 54. Market and Learning Orientation Effect through Organization Governance on Competitive Advantage of Universities in Jakarta Ridwan Siagian, Muhammad Zilal Hamzah, Farida Jasfar Hospitality Management Doctoral Program, Economics and Business Faculty, Universitas Trisakti, Indonesia. Economics Doctoral Program, Economics and Business Faculty, Universitas Trisakti, Indonesia Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Ekonomi Bisnis Indonesia (Indonesian Business School), Jakarta, Indonesia. Economics Doctoral Program, Faculty of Economics and Business, Universitas Trisakti, Indonesia. 55. Analyzing Sustainable Development in OPEC countries VS OECD countries: comparative study by Topsis methodology Yadollah Dadgar Beheshty University, Iran. Visiting Professor, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
No. of papers received: 218 No. of papers accepted: 55 Acceptance ratio: 25.23% (as of May 29, 2019)