INCOGaD 2018 is a three-day conference centred on Geography and Development with the theme: Climate Change and Sustainable Development. The conference will be hosted by the Department of Geography and Rural Development(DGRD) of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), the Department of Geography and Geology of the Sam Houston State University, Texas, USA and the University of Energy and Natural Resources, Sunyani, Ghana.
CALL FOR PAPERS
The 2018 International conference on Geography and Development is a leading forum for the presentation of scholarly and practical research out put in the field of Geography and Development. INCOGAD 2018 is soliciting for original papers relating to the themes (but not limited to) below.
CLIMATE CHANGE & DEVELOPMENT
Livelihood sustainability strategies
Climate change and adaptation strategies
Food security and social protection
Climate change, urban and rural livelihoods
Climate change, finance and insurance
Climate change and poverty
CLIMATE CHANGE & TOURISM
Climate change and tourism management
Transportation and tour operations
CLIMATE CHANGE & HEALTH
Environmental sanitation and health
Health and gender
NATURAL RESOURCE GOVERNANCE
Forest resource management and forest science
Genetically modified foods
Mining, society and environment
Energy systems dynamics
PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY, GIS & REMOTE SENSING
Earth system hazards and disasters
GIS and Remote sensing for sustainable development
Geospatial technology and development
Geospatial technology for natural resources and environment
Climatology and climate modelling (weather and climate)
Early Bird Registration: 22nd March 2018
Last Day of Registration: 30th June 2018
Ext. Last Day of Registration: 14th July 2018
Submission of Abstracts: November 1st to April 30th 2018
Notice of Acceptance: May 10th 2018
Submission of full-length paper: June 30th 2018.
25TH – 27TH JULY 2018.
Prof. Paul Noble Buatsi
Omega Strategic Resources
Prof. Dr. Dr. Daniel Bour
Department of Geography
and Rural Development, KNUST.
Prof. Alex Boakye Asiedu
Department of Geography and Resource Development
University of Ghana - Legon, Accra.
Prof. Samuel Nii Odai
Director, WASCAL, GRP
Climate Change and Land Use Department of Civil Engineering, KNUST.
Prof. Momodou Sallah
De Monfort University, UK.
Aboagye Menye Science Complex
Science Auditorium - KNUST,
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science
Kumasi - Accra Road, Ghana.
SAM HUSTON STATE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS, USA
UNIVERSITY OF ENERGY AND NATURAL RESOURCES, SUNYANI, GHANA