Sixteenth International Conference on Current Issues of Sustainable Development “Generations for generations – priorities of sustainable development yesterday, today and tomorrow”

Country: Poland

City: Opole

Abstr. due: 15.03.2016

Dates: 25.04.16 — 26.04.16

Area Of Sciences: Economics and management; Sociology;

Organizing comittee e-mail: b.fortunski@uni.opole.pl

Organizers: Faculty of Economics, Opole University

 

Sixteenth International Conference on Current Issues of Sustainable Development
“Generations for generations – priorities of sustainable development yesterday, today and tomorrow”

VII Polish Conference of Young Researchers
“The role of young generations in building a basis for sustainable development” Hosted by:
The Chair of Economic Geography and Spatial Economics
together with
the Department of Economic Theory Student Scientific Association for Sustainable Development  oikos Opole
Faculty of Economics, Opole University (Poland)

Hochschule Zittau/Goerlitz (Germany) and Selçuk University (Turkey)
Faculty of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts, Siauliai University (Lithuania)
Faculty of the Environment, Purkyně University (Czech Republic)
National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine
in co-operation with The Polish Association of Environmental and Natural Resource Economists

Place: Studenckie Centrum Kultury (Student Culture Centre)
Katowicka 95

 

We are pleased to invite you to the Sixteenth International Conference on Current Issues of Sustainable Development “Generations for generations – priorities of sustainable development yesterday, today and tomorrow” and the VII Polish Conference of Young Researchers “The role of young generations in building a basis for sustainable development”, organised at the Faculty of Economics at the Opole University, which will take place on 25-26 April 2016 in Opole at the Student Culture Centre (Studenckie Centrum Kultury).
The conference will focus on the role of generations in building sustainable development patterns. More specifically, it will aim at creating a scientific forum for presentation of research results, exchange of views and experience and for discussion on issues regarding foundations, conditions as well as challenges for sustainable development in the areas of consumption and production.

The general aims of the conference are to discuss and analyse:
•responsibility of young, medium and old generations in building capabilities for sustainable development,
• improving common, international dialogue for creating sustainable development patterns,
• institutional and governmental framework for sustainable development,
• challenges in developing sustainable consumption and production,
• challenges for sustainable development in different sectors, e.g. transport, energy, waste management etc.,
• the role of technology in building sustainability.

The conference is expected to give an answer on one of the most important questions: do efforts and actions aimed at sustainable development really lead to sustainability?
 

Conference Web-Site: http://ees.uni.opole.pl/conferences.html