Panels

LIST OF PANELS

Potential speakers are requested to submit their abstracts of no more than 200 words by 23 August 2021 to sdc@sdpi.org and the panel organiser. Please indicate the title of the panel the abstract is being submitted for. Authors guidelines may be reviewed under the Guidelines tab.

1

Inaugural Plenary

2

Impact of COVID-19 on Progress towards Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in South Asia: Challenges and Way Forward for Regional Cooperation
(This panel is not seeking abstracts)

4

Fighting Inequality by Promoting Diversity: Dialogue on Culture in the Post-Pandemic Time

5

Women’s Vulnerability in the COVID-19 Pandemic: Lessons from South Asia

6

#SDG7 Stimulus: Focus on Green Recovery of Pakistan

8

The Digital Economy & Freelancing: An Opportunity for Decent Work and Economic Growth

9

Ecosystem Restoration 2030: A Decade of Action for Sustainability and Resilience

10

Impact of COVID-19 on the Role of Think Tanks in the Global South

11

Building a Compelling Narrative for Local Governments in Pakistan and Why it Matters?

12

Services-led Growth and the Rise of Digital Platforms: A South Asia Perspective

14

Climate Change and Health Risks

19

Tobacco Control in Pakistan - Challenges and Opportunities Going Beyond the Pandemic

20

The Urgency of Placing Young People at the Centre of Pakistan’s Post-COVID Development Agenda

21

Local Governments and Challenges of Social Inclusiveness

22

Progress and Reforms in Social Protection in Pakistan: Post-18th Amendment

23

Poverty Alleviation and Graduation in Pakistan: Evidence from the Field

24

Beyond COVID-19: The Challenges to Primary Healthcare and Preparedness in Pakistan

25

Post COVID-19 Scenario, a New Paradigm for Higher Education: Options for Pakistan

26

Understanding Social Footprint of Central Banking and Monetary Policy in Pakistan

27

Closing Plenary