We are extremely happy to invite you for a two day International Conference on Women Empowerment : Across the Continents scheduled to be held on 22, 23 July 2016 at Vivekananda Kendra, Kanyakumari (80 Kms from Thiruvananthapuram (TRIVANDRUM) Airport), Tamil Nadu, India. The Conference is organized by the EAST (Environmental Advisory for Sustainable Trust) Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, India.
EAST (Environmental Advisory for Sustainable Trust) is a registered Trust (Reg. No. 1544/10) based in Palayamkottai, Tirunelveli District, Tamil Nadu. Its aim is to achieve sustainable development in environment by improving the socio- economic and physical environment for the benefit of the communities.
Kanyakumari District (also spelled
Kanniyakumari or Kanniakumari District) is the
southern tip of peninsular India. It is bordered on
the west, by Thiruvananthapuram district of
Kerala state and by Tirunelveli district of Tamil
Nadu to the north and east. It is sometimes
referred to as "Land's End". The southeastern
boundary is the Gulf of Mannar (Bay of Bengal),
on the south and the southwest; the boundaries
are the Indian Ocean and the Arabian Sea,
The conference venue is located in
Vivekanandapuram in the Head – quarters
of Vivekananda Kendra. It is a 100 acre
campus of Kanyakumari the Southern most tip of India which is a natural spiritual
retreat. It has 24 hours water supply,
generator support for Emergencies, Post
Office, State Bank of India, Dispensary,
Vegetarian Canteen and frequent free bus service to and from Kanyakumari Township. The beach of
Vivekanandapuram from where the sun-
rise can be seen is an added attraction for
one and all.
This conference is an interdisciplinary International Conference that invites global experts, entrepreneurs, policy makers, development practitioners, academics, independent scholars and researchers from around the world to meet and share their experiences and best practices on how to break down the barriers to women’s empowerment with new concepts, progressive methodologies and innovative practices in women’s empowerment.
The themes of the Conference are. . . . . . . .
Women and Poverty
Education and training of women
Women and health
Violence against women
Women and armed conflict
Women and the economy
Women in power and decision making
Human rights of women
Women and the media
Women and the environment
Guidelines for the submission of abstract and Full Paper
The paper should bea an original contribution, including on-going / completed /unpublished research work, highlighting the above mentioned thrust areas. The abstract and full paper should be submitted via Email to email@example.com only in English.
The title page of the abstract, should carry the following information.
1. The name(s) of the author(s)
2. A Concise and informative title
3. The affiliation(s) and address(es) of the author(s)
4. The e-mail address, telephone and fax numbers of the corresponding author
The paper must be limited to 2500 words (strictly 4-6 pages, A4 size, excluding the tables and references) and must include a title page, introduction, theoretical framework, methodological framework, data analysis and findings, conclusion, references including annexure and tables.
The format should be strictly, APA citation / reference style, Times New Roman,font size 12 for text, 13 for sub heading and 14 for main heading, line spacing 1.5. The author(s) should submit their Soft copy of the paper in word file only to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Registration Fee for the Regional Delegates
(Tirunelveli, Thoothukudi, Kanyakumari)
Rs. 2500 - Indian Faculty Members
Rs. 1500 - Indian Students / Scholars
Rs. 1500 - Indian Participants
Registration Fee for the Indian Delegates
Rs. 5000 - Indian Faculty Members
Rs. 3000 - Indian Students / Scholars
Rs. 2500 - Indian Participants
Registration Fee for the Foreign Delegates
Rs. 10000 - Foreign Faculty Members
Rs. 7500 - Foreign Students / Scholars
Rs. 5000 - Foreign Participants
Before the conference the selected papers will be published in Proceeding with ISBN and the selected high quality papers published in the
International Journals with published papers will be released at the time of the Conference and a few copies will also be send to libraries in universities and study centres across the country.
1. The International Journal for Environmental Protection and Rural Development
ISSN: 2249 – 4376
2. The International Journal for Economics and Business Management
ISSN: 2250 – 2750
3. The International Journal for Research and Development in Environmental
Education ISSN: 2277 – 7571
1. There is no TA
2. Fee once paid is not refundable under any circumstances-such as of disqualification of the paper or non-participation.
3. Only the conference committee has all rights in the process of selection of the paper.
4. Attendance certificate will be made available on request.
5. No entry shall be entertained after the below mentioned data.
6. The organizer reserves the right at its sole discretion to postpone the date or time and the venue of the conference if situation warrants.
Abstract : 30th April 2016
Abstract Acceptance Notification: Usually within two weeks of submission
Full Paper : 31st May 2016
Conference Date : 22, 23 July 2016