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. 56. Sustainable Development: Exploiting Renewable Energy for Blockchain Technology Adekunle Akinkunmi Oyediran, Abidemi Babatunde Olutunde , Taiwo Odumosu, Ebunlomo Rebecca Akintoye Afe Babalola University Ado-Ekiti Nigeria. Yaba College of Technology Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria. University of Nicosia, Cyprus. Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria. 57. Research for Sustainable Development and The Burden of Law in Nigeria Taiwo Adebola Odumosu, Adeniyi Jemine Sanusi, Regina Bahe Ibekwe School of Law, University of Nicosia, Cyprus. School of MBA Studies, University of Nicosia, Cyprus. Researcher, Italy. 58. The Social Phenomenon of Honour Killing: A Case Study of the Cultural Zones of Haryana Naresh Yadav Bansur P.G. College, Alwar Rajasthan, India. 59. ‘Sustainable Fashion’ and Water Pollution: A Constitutional Analysis of Enforcing the Use of Organic Raw Materials for Dying in the Fashion Industry FilzahBelal, Kahaan Mehta National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam, India. Symbiosis Law School, Pune, India. 60. Corruption, Human Rights’ Abuse and Sustainable Development: Critical Reflections on Nigeria’s Anti-Corruption Strategies George Akwaya Genyi Department of Political Science, Federal University, Lafia-Nigeria. 61.Land Expropriation in Zimbabwe and Its Lessons for Namibia and South Africa Raquel Abimbola Adekoye University of South Africa, South Africa. 62. The Quest to Rebalance Human and Capital Migration in SADC Legend Ehi-Timi Asuelime University of Johannesburg, South Africa. 63. Reconnoitring Social-Workers’ Advocacy Problems in Promoting Social Justice Effectiveness in Rural High Schools Precious Tobechukwu Nwachukwu, Lucky Ehimatie Asuelime Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Johannesburg, South Africa. 64. Violence against Women by the Army Personnel Rishika Arora , Iyina Grover Independent Researcher, India. eMinds Legal LLP, Delhi, India. 65. Plastic Pollution in India: An Evaluation of Public Awareness and Consumption Behaviour Kanwal D.P. Singh, Aakriti Mathur University School of Law and Legal Studies, Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi, India. 66. Sustenance of a joyous and leisurely life Girish Shankar Abhyankar Ecological Society, Senapati Bapat Road, Pune, India. 67. Establishing a Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) Policy for Urban Sustainability in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam: A Theoretical Model Robert W. Taylor , Hoang Nguyen Ba , Huy Huu Nguyen Department of Earth & Environmental Studies, Montclair State University of New Jersey, USA. Ho Chi Minh University of Transportation, Vietnam. 68. Innovation: The Key to Achieve Sustainable Development Vikrant, Pachnanda Pachnanda Law Offices Garg Chamber Block, Supreme Court of India, Tilak Marg, New Delhi, India. 69. Climate-smart agriculture (CSA) and smallholder farmers’ income: the case of soil conservation practice-adoption at Qamata Irrigation Scheme, South Africa Ikponmwosa David Ighodaro, Abbyssinia Mushunje, Francis Lewu, Etinosa Beauty Omoruyi Department of Agriculture, Cape Peninsula University of Technology, Cape Town, South Africa. Agricultural Economics and Extension Department, University of Fort Hare, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Department of Agriculture, Cape Peninsula University of Technology, Cape Town, South Africa. Biocatalysis & Technical Biology Research Group, Cape Peninsula University of Technology, Cape Town, South Africa. 70. The Measurement of the Volatility of Market Risk of Viet Nam Insurance Industry After the Low Inflation Period 2015-2017 Dinh Tran Ngoc Huy Faculty of Economics, Binh Duong University, Viet Nam. Graduate School of International Management, International University of Japan, Niigata, Japan. 71. Modern Corporate Governance Standards- Cases in Some Western European Countries After Financial Crisis, Corporate Scandals and Manipulation Dinh Tran Ngoc Huy Faculty of Economics, Binh Duong University, Viet Nam. Graduate School of International Management, International University of Japan, Niigata, Japan. 72. The Influence of Sustainable SHRIS, Human Capital Development on Organizing Productive Informal Economy Workers through Decent Work in the Online Work in Dki Jakarta Sihol Situngkir Faculty of Economics And Business, Jambi University, Indonesia. 73. Urban Informality Discourse in the Global South: Are the Perspectives Objective or Subjective in Pigeonholing the Urban Poor? Ganiyu Olalekan Bakare Urban Studies, School of Social and Political Sciences, University of Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom. 74. The Socio-Perspective of Landfills Effects on Land and Water Resources in Eswatini: A Case Study of Mpolonjeni Nozakhele Dlamini, Samkele Tfwala University of Eswatini, Eswatini. National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan. 75. The Role of Tax Avoidance on the Effect of Firm Performance on Dividend Policy FebryMardiani, Meco Sitardja AgungPodomoro University, Indonesia. 76. The Effect Macro and Micro Indicators on the Growth of Earnings Assets in Bank Stella Hartoyo, IwanLesmana, Bambang Sugiarto, Meco Sitardja Agung Podomoro University, Indonesia. 77. Eradicating Poverty and Promoting Prosperity in a Changing World (COTFONE) Kayinga Muddu Yisito Community Transformation Foundation Network (COTFONE) Masaka, Uganda. 78. Dynamic Environmental Policy Instruments through Effective Decision-making to enable National Park Biodiversity Conservation Md Rahimullah Miah, Alexander Kiew Sayok Mornington University College, Sylhet, Bangladesh. Institute of Biodiversity and Environmental Conservation, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Malaysia. 79. Conjunctive use of surface and groundwater resources for sustainable water resources management in Sekhukhune District Municipality Limpopo Province South Africa Olufisayo Akinlolu Olufayo, George Ochieng Department of Civil Engineering and Building, Vaal University of Technology, Vanderbijlpark South Africa. 80. Language and Creativity for Sustainable Development and Social Empowerment: A Syntactic Study of Joseph Edoki’s The African Dream Matthew Ogbeide Omo-Ojugo, Grace Iyangumena Omo-Ojugo College of Education, Igueben, Edo State, Nigeria. Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State, Nigeria. 81. A Gendered Development: Intersections of Family and Society in Educating a Girl Child in India Rigya Singh Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India. 82. The Role of Political Parties in Attaining Democracy in Nigeria Adewale Oladipo Oyekanmi Osun State College of Technology, Esa-Oke, Nigeria. 83. Substance use/abuse among undergraduates of Federal University of Lafia, Nasarawa State, Nigeria David B. Ugal Federal University of Lafia, Nigeria. 84. Intractable Insecurity: Nigeria’s Corporate Existence and Sustainable Development in the Balance Chukwudi Solomon Osondu Department of Public Administration, Federal Polytechnic, Oko, Anambra State, Nigeria. 85. The Curious Case of Environmental Refugees: Environmental Refugees may be better protected without being declared as “refugees” Vishakha Singh Deshwal, Stuti Shrivastava West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata, India. Wipro Ltd., Delhi, India. 86. Leadership and Accountability: Tools for Achieving Community Development in Navy Community Area in Offa Local Government Area of Kwara State, Nigeria Adewale Oladipo Oyekanmi, Azeez Adebowale Salami , Oyewole Oyelekan Osun State College of Technology, Esa-Oke, Nigeria. 87. Creating a Business Model that Bridges the Gap between Human Rights and the Market in Development Projects: A look at the Philippines Hanna Keila H. Garcia, Hannah Isabella P. Chan National University of Singapore – Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, Singapore. University of the Philippines – College of Law, Philippines. 88. Spatial Study of the Awareness and Altitude of higher institution Students towards Environmental Problems and Management in Owerri Nigeria. Lazarus Chikwendu , Mercy Nnenna Abiaso, Chidimma Ursline Peter-David Imo State University, Owerri Nigeria. Imo State Polytechnic, Umuagwo-Ohaji, Imo State Nigeria. 89. The Significance of Salinity Level on Seed Germination and Seedling Growth of Selected Commiphora Species in Yabello district, Southern Ethiopia Mohammed Abaoli Abafogi 1, Omer Kara 2 1 Directorate of Natural Resources, Jimma, Ethiopia. 2 Karadeniz Technical University, Ethiopia. 90. Assessment and development of forage biomass estimation system using satellite image: Case of Harshin district, Eastern Ethiopia Muhyadin Mohammed Ahmed 1, Derege Tsegaye 2, Dahir Yosuf Abdi 3 Jijiga University, Jigjiga, Ethiopia. 91. An assessment of food safety practices in the bread supply chain in Nigeria Segun Bamidele Fakayode 1, Samuel Oluwatobi Omoniyi 2, Oluwafemi John Aladejebi 3, Chika Agnes Ifejirika 4, Kunle Oni 5 1, 2,3,4,5 Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension, Federal University Oye-Ekiti, Nigeria 92. U.S. Climate Change Law and Foreign Policy in the Time of Trump and Beyond Paul A. Barresi Department of Political Science and Environmental Law, Southern New Hampshire University Manchester, New Hampshire, U.S.A. Sun Yat-sen University School of Law, Guangzhou, China. 93. India’s First Brownfield Airport- A Case of Delhi International Airport P. Paramashivaiah 1, Shreya Chakraborthy 2 1 Tumkur University, India. 2 Siddaganga Institute of Technology, Karnataka India. 94. Linking Geriatric Empowerment to Sustainable Development Aradhana Nanda Department of Economics, SGGS College of Commerce, University of Delhi, Delhi, India. 95. Environmental Quality and Health Effects in Nigeria: Implications for Sustainable Economic Development Olufunmilayo Tope Afolayan 1, Timothy Ayomitunde Aderemi 2 1 The Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro, Nigeria. 2 Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Nigeria. 96. Bioremediation Of Heavy Metals In Cement-Contaminated Soil Using White Rot Fungus (pleurotus sajor – caju) Olubunmi O. Fadina 1, Funmilayo Idowu 2, Raheem Waliyat Bukola 3, Okafor Stephen Abuchi 4 1 Department Of Crop Protection And Environmental Biology, University Of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria. 2,3,4 National Institute of Horticulture. Research, Ibadan, Nigeria. 97. Marama bean [Tylosemaesculentum (Burch.) A. Schreib.] Development: A plant for food- nutrition sustainability AbiodunOlusola Omotayo 1, AdeyemiOladapo Aremu 1,2 1Food Security and Safety Niche Area, Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences, North West University, Private Mail Bag X2046, Mmabatho 2790, North West Province, South Africa 1,2Indigenous Knowledge Systems (IKS) Centre, Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences, North West University, Private Mail Bag X2046, Mmabatho 2790, North West Province, South Africa. 98. Learning To Forget: A critical review on knowledge management and knowledge exchange initiatives in the Detective Service Jacob Tseko Mofokeng Tshwane University of Technology, Soshanguve South Campus, Pretoria 0152, South Africa. 99. Impact of Microbial Degradation on Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) Ningthoujam Samarendra Singh 1, Irani Mukherjee 2 1,2 ICAR-Indian Agriculture Research Institute, New Delhi, Pusa Campus, India. 100. Nigeria’s Quest for Sustainable Socio- Economic and Political Development and the Dilemma of Western Models Michael Eshioke Okemi International Studies and Diplomacy Department, Faculty of Arts and Education, Benson Idahosa University, Benin City, Nigeria. 101. The challenges of regulatory integration in renewable energy frameworks: A case study of the Brazilian regulatory framework Rachel Marini Ravagnani UNSW Law – University of New South Wales, Anzac Pde., Kingsford NSW, Australia. 102. Education as a pillar for sustainable development in Tanzania Norman Adamson Sigall King 1, Jane Edward Norman King 2 1 Iringa Univeristy, Tanzania and Parliament Of Tanzania, Tanzania. 2 University of Dar Es Salaam, Mkwawa University college, Iringa, Tanzania. 103. Issues of Conflict between Adolescents and their Parents in Nepal Biwan Mainali Prabhat Kiran Sewa Samaj, Jagatpur, Chitwan, Nepal. 104. ASA Philippines’ Water and Sanitation Financing Program: Leveraging a Quality of Life Financing to Obtain Financial Gain Kamrul Tarafder 1, Barbara Custodio 2 1, 2 ASA Philippines Foundation, Philippines. 105. Synthesis and characterization of a novel biodegradable copolymer grafted with acrylic acid and vinyl acetate monomers Ayesha, Mohyuddin 1, Muhammad Amjad 2, Sohail Nadeem 3, Wajad Ulfat 4 1,2,3,4 Department of Chemistry, University of Management and Technology, C-II, Johar Town, Lahore, Pakistan. 106. Analyzing the Effectiveness of Architectural Conservation and the Impact on Sustainable Built Environment Tris Kee Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong, Chai Wan, Hong Kong. 107. HDI of Dalits and Tribes in India: The Distance to be Travelled Shiddalingaswami Veerayya Hanagodimath Centre for Multi-disciplinary Development Research (CMDR), Dharwad - Karnataka, India. 108. Establishing a Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) Policy for Urban Sustainability in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam: A Theoretical Model Robert W. Taylor 1, Hoang Ba Nguyen 2, Huy Huu Nguyen 3 1 Montclair State Universitty, New Jersey, USA. 2,3 Department of Transport Planning, Ho Chi Minh University of Transportation, Vietnam. 109. Reconnoitring Social-Workers’ Advocacy Problems in Promoting Social Justice Effectiveness in Rural High Schools Lucky Ehimatie Asuelime Politics and International Relations Department, University of Johannesburg, South Africa. 110. Improving Healthcare Delivery in Nigeria through the Application of mHealth Tochukwu Ogoegbunam Chukwudi-Osondu Federal Polytechnic, Oko, Anambra State, Nigeria. 111. De-Gendering Legal Education and Profession - Case Study of National Capital Region of India Aakriti Mathur University School of Law and Legal Studies, Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi, India. 112. Sustainable energy growth in Iran under reimposed sanctions; barriers and incentives Foroogh Shadman 1, Mahmoud Moghavvemi 2 1 Deputy of education and research, Department of Environment, Iran. 2 Department of electrical engineering, University of Malaya, Malaysia. 113. Sustainable Development and International Investment Treaties: Emerging Trends of Non-Economic Aspects of BITS Pratibha Tandon Chicago-Kent College of Law, USA. 114. Association between malaria and local climate variability in Jos, North central and Kano, North western Nigeria Ademola Akinbobola 1, Sunusi Hamisu Aliyu 2 , Emmanuel Chilekwu Okogbue 3 1 Department of Meteorology and Climate Science, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria. 2 Nigeria Meteorological Agency, Abuja, Nigeria. 3 Department of Meteorology and Climate Science, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria. 115. Effectiveness Of Chromoleaeceae Odorata (Siam Weed) For Phytoremediation Of Lead And Other Toxic Metals In Enyigba Lead Mines, Nigeria Wilberforce John Otu Oti 1, Silas Ngele 2, Felix Nworie 3, Rosemary Ogbonnie Oti-Wilberforce 4 1,2,3,4 Department of Industrial Chemistry, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki, Nigeria. 116. Sustainability Issues in the Implementation of Biofuel Policies in India Saravanan A 1, Thangavel Mathimani 2 1 Humanities and Social Sciences Department, Indian Institute of Management Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India 2 Department of Energy and Environment, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli 620015, Tamil Nadu, India. 117. Harnessing Solar Energy Potential as an Alternative Source of Electrical Energy in North Central, Nigeria Ndanusa Babakatcha 1, Jibrin Alhaji Yabagi 2, Oladipupo Muyideen Dawood 3, Muhammad Bello Ladan 4 1,2,3,4 Department of Physics, Faculty of Natural Sciences, IBB University, Lapai Niger State, Nigeria. 118. Optimal Crop Plans for Climate Resilient Technologies in Indian Punjab Baljinder Kaur Sidana 1, Sunny Kumar 2 1,2 Department of Economics And Sociology Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, Punjab, India. 119. Investigation of Corporate Social Responsibility in Multi-National Companies to promote Environmental Sustainable Development. Pavithra Priyadarshini Selvakumar University of East Anglia, United Kingdom. 120. The challenges of agriculture: feeding the world of tomorrow on a transitioning and endangered Earth Michele Salinas 1, Chloe Baudet 2, 1, 2 Agence pour le Développement Economique et Culturel Nord Sud (ADEC-NS) Statut Consultatif Spécial auprès du Conseil Economique et Social (ECOSOC) de l’ONU - Membre de l’Initiative Global Compact, France. 121. Factors affecting the willingness to adopt Internet of Things in the construction industry Jieh-Haur Chen 1, Nguyen Thi Thu Ha 2, Chao-An Chang 3, Dang Tram Anh 4, and Ho Thi Hoang Nhi 5 1 Department of Civil Engineering, National Central University, Taiwan. 2,3 Department of Civil Engineering, National Central University, Taiwan. 4 Department of Transportation Engineering, Can Tho University, Vietnam. 5 Department of Transport Planning, Ho Chi Minh City University of Transport, Vietnam. 122. Development- leading to depleting resources and increasing adulteration Manya Pundhir 1, Ayush Pundhir 2 1 O.P.Jindal University, India. 2 Govt. VYT PG Autonomous College, Durg, India. 123. Developing a sustainable healthcare system: Reflections of the Indian Health care system Liji Samuel The National University of Advanced Legal Studies, India. 124. Regulated Use of Biological Resources and Traditional Knowledge for Sustainable Development: The Experience from India Pushpa Kumar Lakshmanan Law Centre-I, Faculty of Law, University of Delhi, Delhi, India. 125. Leadership for Promoting Sustainable Development: A Study of Nongovernmental Organization Leaders in Haiti Adelin Rival Independent Researcher, USA. 126. Human Settlements Development in Kenya. Prospects for tackling Risks associated with informal settlements Prudence Khumalo Department of Public Administration & Management: School of Public and Operations Management, College of Economic and Management Sciences, University of South Africa, South Africa. 127. Analyzing Software Repositories over Time Dakheela Madanayake 1 ,Nimesha Amarasinghe 2 ,Kusheni Tharushika 3, Shazna Nuzrath 4 , Nuwan Kodagoda 1,2,3,4,5 Department of Information Technology ,Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology ,Malabe ,Sri Lanka. 128. An Economic Analysis of Paddy stubble Management Technology in Amritsar District of Punjab Lavleen Kaur Sandhu 1, Mohit Rampal 2, Narinderpal Singh 3 1,2.3 Department of Agriculture, Khalsa college ,Amritsar,Punjab India. 129. Inclusive Economic Growth within the context of Sustainable Development in India: A Cross State Analysis Ramanathan Ananthakrishnan 1, Paramasivan Sivasooriyan Vellala 2 1 Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar, India. 2 Institute of Technology, Nirma University Ahmedabad, India.
No. of papers received: 531 No. of papers accepted: 129 Acceptance ratio: 24.29% (as of October 20 2019)