The Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) is holding its Eighth Sustainable Development Conference (SDC) from 7-9 December 2005 in Islamabad, Pakistan. Each SDC is designed to be a forum for sharing and exchanging dialogues on sustainable development with practitioners, civil society and policy-makers. Some 150 panelists from 18 countries participated in the Seventh SDC held in December 2004.
Book Launching on December 7, 2005 Troubled Times: Sustainable Development and Governance in the Age of Extremes at 9:30 am in Hotel Best Western during the inaugural session of the Eighth Sustainable Development Conference...read more...
The Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) acknowledges the financial support of the following institutions for the Eighth Sustainable Development Conference:
Department for International Development (DFID)
Delegation of the European Commission to Pakistan (EU Delegation)
Heinrich Boll Foundation (HBF)
Action Aid Pakistan (AAP)
Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES)
Gender Equality Project (GEP) managed by the British Council and funded by the DFID
South Asia Watch on Trade and Environment (SAWTEE)
PAK/03/013 UN Trade Initiatives from Human Development Perspective (TIHP)
Weather: Minimum average temperature of Islamabad remains between 4oC during December. Distinguished panelists traveling to Islamabad for the SDPI's Eighth Sustainable Development Conference may obtain detailed weather and other relevant reports from Pakistan Metrological Department. Venue: For information about the venue of the Eighth SDC and Islamabad please click here.