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Call for Papers:

Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) - Solar Energy Research Center (U-SER) with Environment and Climate Change Research Institute (ECCRI) Philippines, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) are going to organize 2nd Climate Smart Disaster Resilience ASEAN (CSDRA) International Conference on 22 – 23 June, 2020. The event is presented in collaboration with ASEAN Secretariat, ASEAN Foundation, USAID and Malaysia Ministry of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change (MESTECC).

 The two-day conference will be held at Arabian Bay Resort Gambang, Malaysia and UiTM Gambang 50MW Large Scale Solar Farm, the world’s first and largest farm owned by a university. The conference aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers, scholars, government agencies, non-government organizations, and other stakeholders to share their experiences and research results on aspects of climate change and disaster risks in South East Asia. This international conference provides trans-disciplinary platforms for relevant stakeholders to present and discuss policy, innovations, financing, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered in the field of climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction and management.

 

Theme: 

Empowering Leaders for Climate Smart and Disaster Resilient ASEAN

 

Conference Topics 

  1. Climate and Disaster Sciences 
  1. Risk Assessment or Risk Analysis 
  1. Impact Assessment on the following: 
  • Human Security (including Gender Equality)
  • Biodiversity (Terrestrial and Marine)
  • Food Security
  • Land Degradation
  • Forest Management
  • Energy Security
  • Water Security
  • Health Security
  • Infrastructure

 

  1. Policy and Programs
  • Climate and Disaster Finance
  • Climate Change Policy
  • Resiliency and Sustainability Programs
  • Knowledge Management and Capacity Building

 

 

  1. Projects
  • Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) Strategies
  • Climate Change Mitigation (CCM) Solutions
  • Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) Approaches
  • Best Practices and Innovations
  • Renewable Energy, Clean Technology
  • Internet of Things (IoT)

 

Authors can submit papers at:

https://edas.info/N24935

Authors must not indicate their names and affiliations in the body of the paper submitted.

Further information can be obtained from this website :

https://csdr.uitm.edu.my/2020/

 

**ALL ACCEPTED PAPERS WILL BE PUBLISHED IN IOP CONFERENCE SERIES; EARTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE (Indexed by Scopus and CPCI)

SELECTED PAPERS WILL BE PUBLISHED IN:

  1. Journal of Mechanical Engineering (Scopus)
  2. Journal of Sustainability and Management (Scopus)
  3. Pertanika Journal of Tropical Agriculture Science (Scopus)
  4. Malaysian Journal of Civil Engineering (MyCite)

 

For further details, contact:

ASSOC. PROF. IR. DR. NOFRI YENITA DAHLAN (+60196677281)

ASSOC. PROF. DR. SITI ZAHARAH SAKIMIN (+60127847290)

NURFADZILAH AHMAD (+60124016588)