EfD/EPRU Dr Stephanie Giamporcaro will present two papers at the 15th annual conference of the International Sustainable Development Research Society hosted by the Copernicus Institute for Sustainable Development and Innovation, Utrecht University, Netherlands, July 5-8, 2009.
The conference motto is "Taking up the Global Challenge: Analysing the implementation of innovations and governance for sustainable development". With this motto the conference focus on the scientific analysis of the key factors explaining successes (and failure) in the many practices of implementation of innovations and governance for sustainable development, both in the North and the South, and in the West and the East. The 15th Annual ISDR Conference is a peer reviewed conference. Abstracts are sent to reviewers and written comments are provided to the authors. Papers from the conference are considered for publication in special issues of international scientific peer reviewed journals. The conference has several supporting journals, including Sustainable Development, Business Strategy and the Environment, Journal of Cleaner Production, Progress in Industrial Ecology, Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management and European Environment.