Call for Papers


China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is one of the world’s biggest economic corridors; China and Pakistan are giving due importance to CPEC by announcing multiple projects for sustainable development.

The aim of “2nd International Conference on CPEC: Joining hands for Sustainable Development (ICCJSD)”, is to provide an opportunity for academicians, professionals, social scientists and students to have an intensified exchange and discussion of their innovative ideas on sustainable development in the emerging fields of economics and management sciences. The objective of the conference is to promote collaborative excellence among academicians, policymakers and professionals to advance Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Economic Growth for Sustainable Development. Research papers from all over the world that encompass conceptual analysis, design implementation and performance evaluation are invited for presentation on following themes:


Entrepreneurship Challenges in developing countries

Microfinance: A tool for socio-economic development

Sustainable Economic development


Abstracts of research papers in 150-250 words are invited on contemporary issues befitting but not limited, to any of the conference sub-themes as mentioned below:



  • Sustainable infrastructure and digital connectivity
  • Sustainable energy infrastructure, energy economics and management
  • Sustainable agriculture and poverty alleviation
  • Industrial parks and special economic zone
  • People-to-people contacts and civilizational harmony
  • Tourism, coastal development, and ocean economy
  • Financial cooperation and border management
  • Prospects for Human Resource Development through CPEC
  • Bio-diversity, Water resource development, Ecotourism, Environmental and health challenges.

Abstract Submission must cover following information:

  • Title of presentation.
  • Author/ Authors’ Full Name with prefix.
  • Author/ Authors’ institutional affiliation.
  • Current e-mail and full mailing address and contact number(s).
  • Name of the paper presenting author.
  • Abstract of 150-250 words, Times New Roman Style, 12 font size/ Single line space.
  • Keywords up to 5.
  • Language, English.
  • Biographical details between 50 to 70 words.
  • Conference sub-theme.

*Submission of paper and presentation is to be emailed at;


Type of Submission can include:

  • Accomplished empirical or theoretical research with corresponding results or reports;
  • or New developments in the given themes, employing qualitative or quantitative methods of either primary or secondary data.
  • Proposals for Oral papers must include:
    – Title (max. 15 words);
    – Abstract 150-250 words;
    – Keywords (max 5)

Instructions for the Authors

  • Word count can be 3000-4000.
  • Font size: 12, single line space
  • Font: Times New Roman Style
  • The paper should address as explicitly as possible the following:
  • Purpose of the study
  • Theoretical and/ or practical ground of the study
  • Methods used in the study
  • Interpretation and significance of the study



Important Dates
Call for paper 1st July 2022
Registration starts 1st August 2022
Full Paper Submission 31st October 2022
Conference Registration Fee
Students Rs 1,500
Academicians/ Faculty Rs 4,000
International delegates US$ 100 






Opportunity for all Selected and presented papers to get published in HEC “X” and “Y” Category Research Journals in collaboration for the conference (fulfilling the journals criteria for publication)

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