Welcome to the website of the 2nd Annual International Conference on Poverty and Sustainable Development (ICPSD 2015). The Conference will be held during 15 – 17 September 2015 in Kathmandu, Nepal under the theme of “ Economic growth, environmental mitigation and poverty in the post 2015 agenda”
Keynote speakers and plenary speakers will include some of the world’s leading thinkers in the poverty & sustainable, as well as numerous papers and workshop presentations. All are encouraged to register and attend this significant and timely Conference.
Participants are also welcome to submit a presentation proposal either for a 20-minutes oral presentation, poster presentation or 60-minutes workshop. Parallel sessions are loosely grouped into streams reflecting different perspectives or disciplines. Each stream also has its own talking circle. For those unable to attend the Conference in person, virtual participation is also available.
If you would like to know more about this Conference, bookmark the 2nd Annual International Conference on Poverty and Sustainable Development 2015 site and return for further information-the site is regularly updated. You may also wish to subscribe to the Conference.
Economic growth and environment mitigation
o Climate change and sustainable economic development
o Policy framework for green growth
o Promoting the transition toward green growth
o Economic impact of environmental mitigation initiatives
Economic growth and poverty
o Economic development; is it inclusive or exclusive
o Recognition of poverty level in the growing economies
o Economic growth; is it equal or unequal
o Sustainable production and consumption
o Business and trade model for post 2015 era
Transforming economies for sustainable growth
o Governance, Peace, and Security
o Private and public sector involvement in sustainable development
o Protecting and managing the natural resources
Global partnerships and sustainable development
o Environmental initiatives and partnerships
o Financial funding on poverty eradication and environmental mitigation