Conference on Development and energy needs of Global South

Submissions are invited for conference to be held at IIT Bombay on the topic of “Development and energy needs of the Global South: Addressing inequity in climate policy frameworks”.

About Ashank Desai Centre for Policy Studies

The Centre was set up in 2016 to provide a fillip to the study of Public Policy. Policy Studies is a relatively nascent discipline in India. Given the increasing complexities of the economy, international relations, technology, and governance, it is imperative that this discipline takes firm roots in our polity and society. The academic community has an important role to play in this regard. In setting up this Centre, we ،pe to make useful contributions to the field of Policy Studies.

About the Opportunity

This call for papers is for a panel presentation at the 5th India Public Policy Network Conference, 6-8th
December 2024, which is to be held (in person) at the Ashank Desai Centre for Policy Studies, Indian
Ins،ute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay).

General Details

  • Date: 6-8th December 2024
  • Mode: Offline


  • The role of global climate negotiations and other ins،utions (eg: climate finance) in shaping sect، policies of developing countries (and vice versa)
  • The complexities of achieving long term low carbon developmental paths in India and their impacts on labour and the broader economy
  • Assessing developmental aspirations and energy requirements of India’s manufacturing sector (especially small and medium-scale establishments)
  • Concerns of India’s agricultural sector in the context of climate and sustainability concerns.

How to Submit?

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Submission Deadline

June 30, 2025

Contact Information

In case of any query, please contact at:

Aravindhan Nagarajan; Assistant Professor, Sc،ol of Development, Azim Premji University, E: [email protected]

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