CALL FOR PAPERS : Second Asian Conference on Population and Development (ACPD)

The Second Asian Conference on Population and Development (ACPD)

Call for Paper

Theme: Population Health and Public Governance

Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China

June 7-9, 2019

The first conference was held in a very beautiful city, Kunming, China in August last year. The second Asian Conference on Population and Development (ACPD) will be held on June 7-9, 2019 in Hangzhou, China. The theme of this year’s conference is “Population Health and Public Governance”. Now, we are recruiting participants who are interested in attending this conference The language used is English

This conference is aimed to provide a platform for equal communication among the scholars in the developing countries of Asia. We take Population Health and Public Governance as the main theme of the conference so as to promote research in these fields in Asian developing countries through sharing academic opinions and displaying research results. Complying with the broader thematic areas the content of the conference will cover a number of issues like fertility, mortality, health, ageing, marriage, family, morbidity, poverty, migration, gender, public policy, governance, social security and health care, etc. Apart from plenary meeting and group session, the conference organizer will also arrange participants to visit some best practice places in development around Hangzhou areas.

The Institute for Population and Development Studies of Zhejiang University will be the organizer of the conference. China Pop ulation and Development Research Center, Institute of Population Research of Peking University, The Institute for Population and Development Studies of Zhejiang University, Institute of Population Research of Yunnan University, United Nation Population Fund, Netinsearch International-Network for Integrative Research in Bangladesh and the Department of Population Sciences of University of Dhaka jointly host the conference.

For some scholars who intend to attend this conference, please submit an abstract within 500 words, including the title, research problems or hypothesis, data and methods, and tentative conclusions, to the Conference email (acpd2019@163.com). The deadline  for submissions of abstracts is April 1st, 2019. The acceptance will be notified by April 5th and the full paper should be submitted  by May 5th, 2019. Some papers will be chosen to be published after the conference.

There is no registration fee for the conference. The participants from developing countries whose abstracts are accepted will be provided with hotel and meals with free of charge in Hangzhou during the time of the conference. The round trip will be paid by participants themselves. For Chinses participants and participants from developed countries, the meals will be pro vided free of charge, while the trip and hotel will be paid by themselves. For more information, please visit the website of the

Conference: http://www.ipds.zju.edu.cn

Organizing Committee

Jan. 29, 2019