These proceedings include the papers from the 2019 International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD), held September 24th-25th at Columbia University, New York, USA. ICSD is a conference that brings together students, scholars, and practitioners to evaluate sustainable development best practices and solutions in creating a society that can meet the needs of the present generations […]
Call for Papers: Achieving Sustainable Development in the Least Developed Countries: Towards LDC-V The Least Developed Countries (LDCs) are low-income countries that face severe structural impediments to sustainable development. These countries are highly vulnerable to economic and environmental shocks and have low levels of human assets. To help the LDCs address these specific challenges, the United […]
Welcome Remarks | Patrick Paul Walsh & Henriette Geiger Keynote | Her Majesty the Queen of the Belgians Text of the Speech Culture, Cities, & Communities Panel | Radhika Iyengar, Andreas A. Hutahaean & Aromar Revi Leaving No One Behind – SDG Advocates in Conversation | Edward Ndopu, Jeffrey Sachs & Patrick Paul […]
Photos from ICSD 2019. All photos from Wednesday the 25th are credited to Sirin Samman. Photos from Tuesday the 24th were taken by Cedar Spring Wolf or a volunteer.
ICSD 2019 is pleased to announce the winners of awards for best papers: Xin Zhang, Eric A. Davidson, Guolin Yao, Jing Zhao, Srishti Vishwakarma, and Tan Zou: A National Scale Sustainable Agriculture Matrix of Indicators to Inform Policy Luce Beaulieu and Mohamed Cheriet: Back to the Future: Implementing the SDGs in Canadian francophone academia Diego […]
Do you want to teach your students about sustainable development but don’t know where to start? Do you want to offer more courses on environmental protection? Or infuse existing courses with global perspectives on economic development, early childhood education, or public health? SDSN’s SDG Academy is here to help. By becoming an SDG Academy University Partner, you’ll […]
The Eco Ambassadors’ workshop put into motion communal action to protect the environment. The initiative is driven by youth, children, and parent mentors, who identify and resolve an environmental issue of their choice.
Are you concerned about the global climate change that is reshaping our planet? Are you concerned about the trees being cut and oceans getting polluted? If these things trouble you, then you are the right candidate for being an Eco-Ambassador! Environment in Action is an initiative of The Center for Sustainable Development (CSD) within The […]
(Scroll down for poster guidelines) For Oral Presentations Authors making oral presentations must submit a full paper to the ICSD organizers by August 1, 2019, or risk losing their presentation slot. We will begin accepting full papers on June 1, 2019 via this website. Full papers must meet the following guidelines: Papers should not exceed […]
The Global Association of Master’s in Development Practice Programs (MDP), in collaboration with the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN), will hold the Seventh Annual International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD) on September 24 & 25, 2019, at Columbia University in New York, USA. If you would like to present at the conference, you must submit […]