#Event: 8th Annual Ibadan Sustainable Development Summit


Annual Ibadan Sustainable Development Summit is aimed at investigating and understanding how Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) can be achieved within the planetary boundaries.

The summit aims at engaging key stakeholders in discourse to x-ray development process, bearing in mind the myriad of challenges that developing countries face. This year’s Summit is jointly organised by the University of Ibadan Centre for Sustainable Development (CESDEV) in conjunction with African Sustainable Development Network (ASUDNET), and Sustainable Development Solutions Network – Nigeria (NSDSN) and the theme for the summit is Challenges and Prospects of Attaining Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) within Planetary Boundaries.

The summit is scheduled to hold from August 21 to 25, 2017 at the University of Ibadan. While the opening ceremony will take place at Trenchard Hall, University of Ibadan, all technical sessions will hold at the University of Ibadan Centre for Sustainable Development, Old Bodija Estate, Ibadan, Oyo state, Nigeria.

This Summit will, therefore, explore the various theoretical and practical ways of understanding current debates in the global sustainability arena and emerging examples of approaches and solutions currently being developed and deployed so that the Sustainable Development Goals can be effectively and efficiently achieved both individually and collectively.

Registration fee is $200 while student registration is $75. There is also a call for submission of abstract for those interested in presenting papers during the event.

Visit the event website for details



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