The future of Sudan after lifting the US sanctions

22nd October 2017

Saturday 28th October 2017 (14:00-17:00) University Square Stratford – London, United Kingdom Early this month (6 October 2017), the US government has lifted parts the sanctions against Sudan towards normalizing relations which was promoted by Sudan’s efforts to end conflicts within the country, allowing good access for humanitarian purposes as well as good cooperation with the [more details]

Download FREE the latest issue of International Journal of Sudan Research (IJSR), Volume 8 Number 1, 2018

7th September 2017

We are pleased to publish the new issue of the International Journal of Sudan Research (IJSR), Volume 8 Number 1, 2018. You can download FREE of charge here. Please circulate the papers and the link among your colleagues and networks. ‘Occurrence and identity of the causal agents of Wilt/Root-Rot disease in Chickpea in Abu Hamad area’ Hanan Ibrahim Mudawi [more details]

CALL FOR CHAPTERS: Technological transformation for Sudan’s sustainable inclusive development

3rd September 2017

Part of Palgrave Studies of Sustainable Business in Africa Editor: Allam Ahmed, Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU), University of Sussex, UK This book will focus on the application and utilisation of science, technology and innovation (STI) for addressing societal challenges, thereby promoting development. Issues of governance of STI, technology transfer (TT), business practices, public policies [more details]

Digital revolution, smart cities and performance improvement towards a sustainable knowledge-based inclusive development

16th April 2017

WASD 15th International Annual Conference 16-18 May 2017 Sheraton Bahrain Hotel Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain This major international event will provide a forum for academics, government and industry to discuss the various challenges facing the world particularly the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) countries in their efforts to achieve a sustainable knowledge-based inclusive development. This three-day conference will [more details]

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13th April 2017

By Sylvana Urbina When I got involved in the project, Proyecto Washu had already gone through a long path of building trust with the community, search together with them for economic alternatives to increase their income and to protect the forest. In this process, and with the help of experts, they came to the conclusion [more details]

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2nd April 2017

By Sylvana Urbina Five hours by bus, 3 hours in a 4×4 truck, 10 minutes in a very small barge and 1 hour of walk is what takes to arrive from Quito, Ecuador to the community of Tesoro Escondido “Hidden Treasure”, located in one of the most biodiverse places in the world, the Chocó rainforest. This [more details]

Turning the Lights On in Morocco: A Case Study of a Renewable Energy Approach to Sustainable Development

2nd April 2017

By Chris Caruso Having largely succeeded in meeting its millennium development goals,[i] and having assumed the presidency of the United Nations’ climate conference, COP22, in 2016,[ii] Morocco has gained a reputation as a regional and global leader in renewable energy resource strategies for promoting sustainable development. The complete picture is more mixed than it might [more details]

Sustainable Entrepreneurship and Social Enterprise in a Multi-cultural World

13th January 2017

 Thursday, 17 November 2016 from 09:30 to 14:00 (BST) Dockland Campus , University of East London, London, United Kingdom Hosts World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) Royal Docks School of Business and Law UN Major Group for Children and Youth (UN MGCY) London Centre of International Law Practice (LCILP) Emerald Group Publishing Target audience Entrepreneurs, academic, research, [more details]

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