11th International Conference


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The mission of this conference is to strengthen and promote public sector leadership in sustainable development of communities. This mission will be achieved in the exchange of research and knowledge, ideas and proposals, experiences, and best practices among public/private professionals, NGOs and academicians.

PLENARY SESSIONS (success stories and future challenges)

A. Combatting Disease Epidemics
B. On-Line Teaching and Learning
C. Grants-in-Aid Partnerships
D. CESPAM Engagements


Track I
Policy Making, Governance and Public Administration

The role of NGOs, the role of civil society, consensus building, inclusive social and economic policy
making, rule of law, democracy

Track II
Health, Wellness in the Global Environment

Health care policy and resource allocation, health technology, AIDS and sustainable development,
education policy development, social investment policy, human capital development, health technology

Track III
Tertiary Education, Research and Technology

Building, expanding and promoting equitable access, improving learning achievement, fostering
educational quality for relevance, strengthening knowledge generation and technology transfer,
learning shaped by technology

Track IV
Youth, Gender and Cultural Empowerment

Wholly developing human capital, women’s health, changing roles of women, family dynamics, gender
development, appreciating art and music

Track V
Immigration, Productivity and Skills Development

Refugees, sovereignty and ideology, ethnicity and conflict resolution, benchmarking, performance management, skills development for employment and productivity

Track VI
Justice, Social Equity and Civil Society

Political and administrative processes, transparency and a human rights issues, conflict resolution, peace building, rule of law


The Program Committee invites you to submit an abstract for panel or poster presentation that relates to one of the topics in the concurrent track sessions above. Registration and abstract information will be available at the website www.cimpad.org. Submit your abstract proposal electronically by January 31, 2018. Fully developed papers resulting from accepted abstracts may be published in the CIMPAD Conference Proceedings.



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