August 25, 2022
International Conference on the Sustainable Development: Challenges and Emerging Trends (Online)

Conference will be online with live broadcast

About ICSD

Currently, the global efforts to achieve social development is tied to several socio-economic constraints. The most prominent of these are climate change, energy crises and political stability, leading to Increase the divide between the rich and the poor at regional, national and international level. On this note, University of Education, Lahore sets a platform for first annual conference on SDGs challenges in an anticipation to bring together intellectuals forming a consensus on suitable policy options for developing economies.


11 Speakers




Department of Economics

University of Education, Lahore

25 August



Topics of interest include, but are not limited to

SR.# Topics
1 Circular Economy and sustainability
2 SDGs and Circular Economy
3 Economic, social & cultural sustainability
4 Globalization and Sustainable development
5 Sectoral and cross sectoral approaches to sustainable development
6 Alleviation of Poverty and Hunger
7 Promotion of Education
8 Gender Equality, and Accessibility
9 Ensuring Affordable and Clean Energy
10 Green energy for sustainable development
11 Achieving Sustainability and Climate Action
12 Problem of Unemployment for government & corporate sector

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Last date of registration and abstract submission is 20th August 2022
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Without Trackable E-Certificate and Proceeding
With Trackable E-Certificate and Proceeding
National Faculty Rs. 500 Rs. 1000
National Student Rs. 300 Rs. 500
International Faculty $ 15 $ 20
International Student $ 5 $ 10
Conference Fee Submission Details:
Please use the following bank account for the payment of registration fees. Email the fees payment receipt to
Account No: 6580033181400071
IBAN: PK44 BPUN 0860 1101 2657 0004
Country: Pakistan
Title of Account: University of Education Conference Account
Bank Name: BOP
Branch Code: 0086 UE College Road Branch Lahore.

Conference Program

The Speakers

We have highly esteemed speakers from various countries who will share their excellent research in ICSD



Dr. Anjum Siddiqui is a senior economist and internationally recognized scholar with diverse expertise in macroeconomics, finance, and international business. He holds a PhD in Economics from Simon Fraser University, Canada and an MA in Economics from University of Ottawa. Dr. Siddiqui has served as the Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Economist and Head of Strategic Corporate Planning at National Bank of Pakistan where he was the Lead Economist in the $300 million “Banking Sector Reform Project” financed by the World Bank. He has taught at leading Canadian universities and at the University of Auckland, New Zealand. Dr. Siddiqui has been a research consultant to the Reserve Bank of New Zealand and to the State Bank of Pakistan and has been a member of such think tanks as the Center for Pacific Basin Studies, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and the Quantitative Macroeconomics & Real Business Cycles Group, Connecticut. He is the author of the book “India and South Asia: Economic Developments in the Age of Globalization” and has published many articles in reputable international journals. Dr. Siddiqui has also served as the Director of Center for Research and Development at the Gulf University for Science and Technology in Kuwait. Dr. Siddiqui’s contributions as a professional economist have been recognized by the Marquis Who’s Who.

Title of Talk:

ANJUM SIDDIQUI Sulaiman AlRajhi School of Business Sulaiman Al Rajhi University, Al Bukairiyah Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Nazima Ellahi

Dr. Nazima Ellahi is an Associate Professor & Head Department of Economics and Finance at Foundation University Islamabad, Pakistan. She is a Certified Productivity Specialist from APO, Japan, and works as an Editor of Foundation University Journal of Business & Economics. Dr. Ellahi received the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan’s Best University Teacher Award. She has considerable experience in academic writing in prestigious journals worldwide and training. She has authored over 40 peer-reviewed articles with a cumulative IF of 21. Moreover, she presented at reputable conferences around the globe at different conventions and won best paper awards. She is currently working on a book titled “Sustainable Development Goals Challenges and Responses to COVID-19 Outbreak” which is getting publish in the International Islamic University Malaysia Press.

Title of Talk:

Dr. Nazima Ellahi Foundation University Islamabad, Pakistan.

Prof. Dr. Zakir Hussain

Prof. Dr. Zakir Hussain has been associated with teaching, research, supervision and administration with local as well as foreign institutions, including University of Agriculture Faisalabad, University of Sargodha, US-Aid, FAO, Winrock International, Colorado State University, Kansas State University and Agricultural Assessment International Corporation USA. He has supervised a handful of M.Phil and PhD scholars and has produced more than 100 research publications. His area of academic interest includes Development Economics, Rural Poverty Alleviation and Inequality.

Title of Talk:

Prof. Dr. Zakir Hussain Vice Chancellor, Grand Asian University Sialkot, Pakistan


Event is organized by Department of Economics
Division of Management and Administrative Science
University of Education, Lahore
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