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EfD Annual Meeting 2017: Call for paper, meeting info

The ECRC team welcome participants to EfD Annual meeting in Ethiopia, October 27-30, 2017

This year the EfD annual meeting  will be held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from:  October 27-30, 2017. It is hosted by the Environment and Climate Research Center (EfD - Ethiopia) and the EfD Secretariat. The EfD annual meeting is a forum to bring together researchers from all EfD centers and their collaborators. EfD would also like to attract key stakeholders for exchange of research ideas.



The EfD network invites submission of full draft papers on topics related to environmental and resource economics in developing countries and relevant EfD themes. Please submit your manuscript online via Editorial Express,, by July 15, 2017.
Selected authors will be notified by August 25, 2017, after which the registration for the annual meeting will be open. Final draft accepted papers must be submitted by October 5 to be included in the final program of the annual meeting.

The EfD network will cover travel and local costs for EfD researchers whose proposals or papers from EfD-funded projects have been accepted for presentation at the annual meeting. EfD covers local cost (not travel) for EfD researchers (Senior Research Fellows, Research Fellows and international research associates) with accepted papers. Other participants are expected to cover their full cost to participate in the annual meeting.

For any question that you have related to the meeting, please contact the following people in the organizing team:

General questions: Annika Kjellgren, Interim Program manager, EfD Secretariat:
Local arrangements in Ethiopia: Yitatek Yitbarek, Program Coordinator, EfD Ethiopia:
Research proposal/paper presentations: Marleen Poot, EfD Research Officer: 

July 15:  Deadline for Paper submission
August 25: Notification of paper acceptance
October 5: Final accepted papers to be submitted- to be included in program
October 27-30: Meeting