Institute of Development Studies and Sustainability (IDSS) at UIU is going to organizing its 3rd International conference on 19-20 February 2019 at UIU, Dhaka, Bangladesh (3rd UIU-ICSD 2019). IDSS cordially invites researchers, practitioners, academics, civil society members, activists to submit abstracts on related themes of the conference. Each abstract can only be submitted once and under one theme within 500 words. Your abstract should include title, objectives, methodology, findings and conclusion. Abstracts should be submitted to by October 31, 2018.

The conference technical committee will review abstracts and notify the submitters by 3rd week of November, 2018. Authors of selected abstract will be invited to give oral presentation on 19-20 February, 2019. All authors need to submit a full paper by 15th January, 2019 in order to maintain their position in the conference.

Conference Themes


  • Ecology and Biodiversity
  • Sustainable Livelihoods
  • Coastal Zone Management
  • Health and Well-being
  • Gender and Development
  • Disaster Risk Reduction
  • Green Economy
  • Climate Change Adaptation
  • Poverty Alleviation
  • Disability and SDGs
  • Governance and Sustainable Development
  • Green Cities and Human Settlement
  • Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security
  • Integrated Water Resources Management