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Award Categories and Keywords


The Prosper.Net-Scopus Young Scientist Award in Sustainable Development is given annually to young scientists or researchers, based in the Asia-Pacific region, who have made significant contributions in the area of Sustainable Development.


For 2014, awards will be given in each of three areas:


Disaster Risk Reduction
  • Climate Change and Its Implications on Disasters
  • Disaster Prevention and Mitigation
  • Disaster Preparedness
  • Rehabilitation
  • Early Warning Systems
  • Risk Hazards
  • Risk Resilience
  • Vulnerability
  • Disaster Management
  • Disaster Management Education

Sustainable Agriculture

  • Sustainable Agriculture Education
  • Ecological Agriculture
  • Agricultural Engineering and Biotechnology
  • Organic Farming and Agronomy
  • Cropping Patterns
  • Biofuels
  • Food Security
  • Sustainable Food Systems
  • Agricultural Resource Efficiency
  • Agriculture and Biodiversity


Waste Management

  • Sustainable Waste Management Designs and Operations
  • Sustainable Waste Management Policies and Regulatory Frameworks
  • Waste Minimization
  • Waste Treatment
  • Waste Systems Processes and Technologies
  • Management Systems and Tools
  • Wastewater, Solid Wastes, Atmospheric, Wastes Management
  • E-Wastes Managment
  • Waste Management Education



For more information on this award, visit the FAQs section
Or contact the ProSPER.Net-Scopus Award Secretariat at: ysa@ias.unu.edu 
Elsevier, Mr Raynor Beins at b.raynor@elsevier.com


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