DevRes conference: Call for Abstracts

Dev Res 2024: Reaching the Sustainable Development Goals in a polarized world

The Development Research (DevRes) conference is accepting abstracts! The conference, taking place in Lund, on 21 – 23 October 2024, will gather Swedish affiliated researchers working in fields linked to development and sustainability.

Keynote speakers

Five keynote speakers are now confirmed. They include Dr. Susan Chomba, Director of Vital Landscapes at the World Resources Institute (WRI), and Alfredo Saad-Filho,  Professor of Political Economy and International Development, at King’s College London.

Read about all conference speakers

Abstract submission

Are you involved in research focusing on a topic with links to the 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development in a low or medium income country? Then we invite you to present your work at DevRes 2024.

Abstract submission deadline19th of May, 2024. 

You can submit an abstract to three different sessions:

  1. Research Papers
  2. Interactive World Café
  3. Impact Stories


Stipends for researchers from the Global South

The conference organisers are happy to announce that stipends covering travel, accommodation and conference fees are available for researchers from low-income countries. The stipends are funded by SIDA, The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency.

Read more about this opportunity on our conference website

Conference registration will open on the 1st of June 2024. 



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