Proceedings From ICSD 2016

These proceedings include the unedited papers from the 2016 International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD), held September 21st and 22nd 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 […]

2016 Best Paper Award Winners Announced!

ICSD 2016 is pleased to announce the winners of awards for best papers! Maura Allaire, Informing mitigation of disaster loss through social media Stephanie Bengtsson and Bilal Barakat, Aiming higher: why the SDG target for increased higher education scholarships by 2020 misses the mark in sustainable educational development planning Ozge Karadag Caman, Sustainability in Times […]

Proceedings From ICSD 2015

These proceedings include the unedited papers from the 2015 International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD), held September 23th and 24th 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 […]

Congratulations to all our award winners!

ICSD is thrilled to announce the winners of the Best Paper Award for 2015: Susan Appe and Laura M. Milanes-Reyes for Raising consciousness: The intersection between cultural NGOs and sustainable development in the Andean region Rao R. Bhavani, Christopher Coley, Vidya Nair, Srividya Sheshadri for Training India’s first female toilet builders: An argument for improving sanitation through women empowerment and […]

Proceedings from ICSD 2014

These proceedings include the unedited papers from the 2014 International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD), held September 17th and 18th 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 without compromising the needs of future generations.

ICSD 2014 — Keynote from Bineta Diop

ICSD 2014 is pleased to announce that Bineta Diop will be joining us to deliver a keynote address! Ms. Bineta Diop of Senegal is the Founder & President of Femmes Africa Solidarité (FAS) and the Special Envoy of the Chairperson of the AU Commission on Women Peace and Security.

ICSD 2014 — Keynote from Frannie Leautier

ICSD 2014 is pleased to announce that Frannie Leautier will be joining us to deliver a keynote address! Dr. Frannie Léautier is partner and CEO of Mkoba Private Equity. Dr. Léautier previously served as Executive Secretary of the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF).

ICSD 2014 — Keynote from Erik Solheim

ICSD 2014 is pleased to announce that Eric Solheim will be joining us to deliver a keynote address! Erik Solheim took the lead of the OECD Development Assistance Committee (DAC) in January 2013, a position to which he was unanimously elected. He is now also serving as United Nations Environment Programme’s special envoy for environment, conflict and disaster.