Sustainable Development Goals in South Asia: Key Issues, Opportunities and Challenges Sub-Themes of Conference

Behavior towards sustainability Challenges, barriers and opportunities
Communication tools for sustainable development Environment and climate friendly schools
School-community partnership Sustainability across curriculum
Sustainability education by private industry Sustainable Development and education
Health and the environment Health related organisms
Hybrid energy systems Industrial wastewater treatment
Institutional development Integrated ecosystems management
Interaction between pollutants Landscape degradation and restoration
Legal, economic and managerial aspects of solid waste management


Life cycle analysis and Systems process accounting


Management and regulation of point and diffuse pollution Management of hazardous solid waste
Management of water treatment residuals Meteorology
Modelling and decision support tools Monitoring and analysis of environmental contaminant
Nutrients removal On site and small scale systems
Optimization of collection systems Ozone layer depletion
Physical and Social hydrology Public participation
Quality guidelines, environmental regulation and monitoring Recycling and reuse
Regulatory practice Resource management
Reuse of reclaimed waters  Socio-Economic Aspects
Industrial pollution and environment Social Problems and environment
GIS And Remote Sensing Nature and Man-Made Disasters
Satellite applications in the environment Sludge treatment and reuse
Soil decontamination

Storage technology

Solid waste management

Storm-water management

Suspended and fixed film biological processes Sustainability in process industries


Sustainable cities Systems embodiment accounting and input-output analysis
Technical aspects of treatment and disposal methods Toxicity assessment and epidemiological studies
Trans-boundary cooperation Waste management
Solar Energy and Sustainable Development Environmental Changes and Agricultural Production
Impact of Natural Environment on Literature Natural Resources Reflected in the Literature
Waste minimization Waste valorization
Wastewater and sludge treatment Water and Soil reservation
Water quality Water quality objectives standard setting
Agriculture and water resource management Water, Food and Energy
Environment and ecology Water Quality and Health
Water Resources In Arid Regions Impact of Technology on Environment
Biodiversity and Sustainable Development Natural Resources and Tourism Development
Natural Resources and Laws Ocean Resources and Sustainable Development
Water resources and river basin management Water treatment and reclamation
Wetlands Zero Energy building
Energy Engineering Control technologies
Demand-side management Distributed energy resources
Distributed ledger systems for energy Eco-technology
Economic instruments Electricity market and electricity supply chain
Energy efficient systems Energy management and audit
Energy policies and economics Energy security and clean use
Sustainability, Society, and Education Energy and sustainable development

Sub themes of the conference broadly cover the aspects of “Sustainable Development Goals in South Asia: Key Issues, Opportunities and Challenges” but are not limited to the sub themes explicitly mentioned here. Any other good quality research paper that relates to the focal theme may also be considered for presentation and publication.