The 2nd UIU-ICSD 2018 cordially invites researchers, practitioners, academics, activists to submit abstracts on a related theme of the conference in English within 500 words. Each abstract can only be submitted once and under one theme. Abstracts should be submitted to by 20 December 2017.

The conference scientific committee will review abstracts and notify the submitters by 31st December 2017. Abstracts can be accepted as either oral or poster presentations. Presenters invited to give oral presentations must submit a full paper by 07th February 2017 in order to maintain their position in the program.

Conference Themes


  • Sustainable Livelihoods
  • Climate Change Adaptation
  • Renewable Energy
  • Poverty Alleviation
  • Disaster Management
  • Disability and Development
  • Gender and Development
  • Green Cities and Human Settlements
  • Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security
  • Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services
  • Coastal Zone Management
  • Integrated Water Resources Management
  • Migration