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Call for papers
Date and time:
Aug. 4, 2017 10:00AM - Aug. 5, 2017 7:00PM
The Centre for Climate Change and Sustainability Studies at the Tata Institute of Social Sciences, has successfully hosted this event every year starting from 2009. The centre is devoted to work in the areas of equity and justice in climate change mitigation and adaptation. Major areas of work include: climate policy, energy and climate change mitigation, climate variability and its impact on agriculture, rural energy, economics of climate change and natural disasters, economic impact evaluation, climate risk and risk perception among others. The annual conference provides a platform for national and international researchers, scholars, practitioners, policy makers and students to present their findings while also contributing to the deliberations and discussions on climate change policy both nationally and internationally.
Submission of Extended Abstracts
Researchers, scholars, practitioners and students from all countries are invited to submit extended abstracts based on original research papers with new and innovative results on the broad themes listed below. Please note that the list of themes is non-exhaustive. The extended abstract should be around 1000 words (Times New Roman, 12 Font, 1.5 Spacing, .pdf version). It should include title of the paper, an abstract of 150-200 words, with the rest of the write up divided to describe: (i) objective, (ii) methodology, (iii) key findings and (iv) summary and conclusion. Please note that paper selection has become increasingly competitive in recent years. Submissions that fully describe a complete analysis are generally more likely to be accepted than long abstracts. The extended abstract should be mailed to the email address: firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “abstract for climate conference 2017” before the deadline (IST).
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