ICSD 2021: Call for abstracts


The Ninth Annual International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD) on 20-21 September 2021 virtually. The conference theme is Research for Impact: An Inclusive and Sustainable Planet.

The aim of the conference is to bring together persons involved in research, policy, practice, and business, particularly on emerging themes that are not well covered in other conferences. There are 22 topics this year (see below), covering a wide range of interesting areas.

Abstracts from students are also strongly welcomed, particularly for the poster sessions.

See the conference website for further information: https://ic-sd.org/

Abstracts topics:

  1. Achieving Gender Equality across all 17 SDGs by Closing Gender Gaps in Knowledge and Standards
  2. Advanced Transportation and Communication Technologies for Achieving the SDGs
  3. Approaches to Transform Universities into Active Agents for an Inclusive and Sustainable Planet
  4. Developing the Clean Energy Transition: Innovation, Case-Studies, and Applications Towards an Inclusive and Sustainable Planet
  5. Entrepreneurship Models to Advance Sustainable Solutions
  6. Green Deal Approaches and the Transformation of External Relations
  7. How Digital Innovation Leads to Inclusivity and Sustainable Development Resilience
  8. Indigenous Approaches to Sustainable Development Research
  9. Interdisciplinary Research for Sustainable Blue Growth
  10. Language of Sustainable Development: Making Sense of the 2030 Agenda Within and Across Contexts
  11. Localizing Agenda 2030 at the Regional Level
  12. Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation in Land Use and Development Planning
  13. Partnerships and the Sustainable Development Goals
  14. Repairing SDG 4 and the Right to Education
  15. Resetting Tourism after COVID-19 with the SDGs
  16. SDG Learnings from COVID-19 for Science-Informed Decision-Making
  17. SDG6 Implementation in LMICs and how National Water Policies can Accelerate Progress
  18. Sustainability and Circular Economy Assessment
  19. Sustainable Development Goals in Construction
  20. Sustainable Finance for the Implementation of the Paris Climate Agreement
  21. Systems Approaches for Sustainability
  22. Water-Energy-Food Nexus Research Impact and Stakeholder Engagement