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PR News!! The 18th Science Council of Asia Conference

the 18th Science Council of Asia Conference


Theme: “Role of Science for Society: Strategies towards SDGs in Asia ”
Date: 5-7 December 2018
Place: SCJ (7-22-34 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-8555, Japan)
Organizer: SCJ

Important dates:
17th July 2018                     Abstract and registration form submission due
31st August 2018                Notification of the acceptance result of the abstract
In mid-October 2018            Submission due of full paper
In mid-November 2018         Submission due of presentation material
5th -7th December 2018       The Science Council of Asia

Topics of the Conference will include, but are not limited to the followings:

1. Energy, Natural Resources and Built Environment(SDGs 7,11,12)
・Access to affordable, reliable and sustainable energy
・Sustainable management and efficient use of natural resources
・Smart cities and zero energy buildings

2. Aging Society, Health and Medical Care (SDGs 3)
・Access to quality essential health-care services
and affordable essential medicines and vaccines for all
・End preventable deaths of newborns and children
・Healthy city and housing
・Inclusive design and technology for physically handicapped people

3. Biodiversity and Sustainable Use of Biological Resources(SDGs 14,15)
・Sustainable use of the oceans, seas and marine resources
・Sustainable use of terrestrial and freshwater ecosystems
・Fair and equitable sharing of the benefits
from the utilization of genetic resources

4. Cities, History and Cultural Heritage(SDGs 11)
・Access for all to adequate, safe and affordable housing and basic services
and upgrade slums
・Protect and safeguard the world’s cultural heritage
・Adverse environmental impact of cities

5. Disaster Risk Reduction(SDGs 9,11,13)
・Reliable, sustainable and resilient infrastructure
・Strengthen resilience and adaptive capacity to climate-related hazards
and natural disasters

6. Gender(SDGs 5)
・Ensure women’s full and effective participation
and equal opportunities for leadership
・Reforms to give women equal rights to economic resources

7. Poverty, Inequalities and Immigrants(SDGs 1,10)
・Ensure the equal rights to economic resources for the poor and the vulnerable
・Build the resilience of the poor and reduce their exposure and vulnerability to
climate-related extreme events and other economic,
social and environmental shocks and disasters
・Facilitate orderly, safe, regular and responsible migration
and mobility of people

8. Education(SDGs 4)
・Ensure that all girls and boys complete free, equitable
and quality primary and secondary education
・Gender disparities in education
・Ensure that all learners acquire the knowledge
and skills needed to promote sustainable development

9. Economy(SDGs 8)
・Economic productivity through diversification,
technological upgrading and innovation
・Decent work for all women and men
・Labour rights and safe and secure working environments for all workers,
including migrant workers

10. Water and Food(SDGs 2,6)
・Universal and equitable access to safe and affordable drinking water for all
・Access to adequate and equitable sanitation and hygiene for all
・Sustainable agriculture

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