CALL FOR ABSTRACTS - Conference on Climate, Land use, Mining and Sanitation for Sustainable Development (CLaMSS Conference)

Starting October 25, 2017 - Ending October 25, 2018

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS - Conference on Climate, Land use, Mining and Sanitation for Sustainable Development (CLaMSS Conference)

 

November 28, 2017

University of Ghana, Legon

 

Submission: NOW OPEN         Closing date: November 10 2017

 

The effects of climate change, landuse change and small scale illegal mining (“galamsey”) on the environment have attracted national attention in recent times. The CLaMSS Conference seeks to bring together experienced researchers and next generation academics to discuss and share ideas and research findings on key aspects of climate, landuse, sanitation, water, mining and sustainable development research, among others. The conference will provide a platform for both seasoned and young scholars to present relevant research work. Accepted papers will be published in a Special Issue of West African Journal of Applied Ecology. Poster sessions would be held in parallel. A plenary session will climax the event.

 

You are invited to submit an abstract covering any of the following conference topics.

Climate change and adaptation

Land use and land cover change

Mining, water pollution and remediation

Sanitation and waste management

Sustainable development

All accepted papers will be published in the peer reviewed West African Journal of Applied Ecology.

 

Conference fees: Gh₵ 50.00 for participants and Gh₵ 30.00 for student with ID card. Each participant will receive a conference package during registration at the conference. Lunch and refreshment will be provided.

 

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