Practitioners, decision-makers, NGOs and scholars are invited to submit proposals for this conference.

Contribution proposals should be introduced through the conference's online submission platform (available starting 27th December 2017). File formats and subsequent guidelines will be directly indicated on the submission platform :

Contributions proposals to this conference will undergo two distinct revisions stages:

1) at the submission of abstracts;

2) at the submission of full-papers / extended abstracts.


Each stage will be subject to a peer review process. Contributions will be examined by the scientific committee, and selected according to criteria of originality, scientific quality, geographic and gender representativeness.

The official language for submission is English, nevertheless, contributions in French are also welcomed. The organizers are making provision to organize simultaneous translations from French to English and vice-versa.

Acceptance will be notified by 17th February 2018.

Certificates of participation will be issued to the participants during the conference.

According to the authors acceptance, conference proceedings containing the extended abstracts will be published online. Significant contributions fulfilling the revision process will be invited for publication in an edited book.