LATEST NEWS: NEW DEADLINE POSTPONED UNTIL JANUARY 30TH, 2014 (PLEASE CONTACT LAOAC@OTENET.GR)
UNDER THE AUSPICES OF THE WORLD COUNCIL OF CHURCHES (WCC)
2nd International conference on
SUSTAINABLE ALTERNATIVES FOR POVERTY
REDUCTION AND ECOLOGICAL JUSTICE
(SAPREJ 2014 - FORGIVENESS)
April 28th – May 3rd, 2014
École Supérieure des Sciences Agronomiques (ESSA),
University of Antananarivo, Madagascar
Venue: Conference center hotel Palissandre, Antananarivo
“A common search for solutions to global crisis and sustainable development”
CALL FOR PAPERS
This conference seeks to engage multidisciplinary and ecumenical dialogues on key social, economic and ecological concerns from a variety of perspectives. Among others, the goal of the conference is to build a permanent partnership and long life learning process to promote economic, social and ecological justice.
We are interested in multi-disciplinary exchanges and insights, with a focus on religious-based and scientific approaches to sustainability problems and injustice. The conference will be a blend of learning and discussion, while attending to the magnificent Earth and cultural context of this region of Madagascar.
Participants are invited to submit proposals for consideration on the following topics:
Presentations can be up to 20 minutes in length, followed by discussion. Please consider participatory and creative styles, workshop, and round table or poster sessions.
By January 30th 2014 (new deadline), please send a proposal of no more than 250 words to:
Lucas Andrianos, Programme Chair,
or / and
Prof. Lesya Sabada, Vice Programme Chair, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please include your name, institutional affiliation, and contact information.
If your proposal is selected you will be contacted with further guidelines for the full paper.
Abstract Submission Deadline: January 30, 2014
Author Notification: February 15, 2014
Early registration deadline February 25, 2014 (http://saprej2014madagascar.webs.com/)