The School of Education in partnership with Operation Save Jamaica (OSJ) (a non-profit organization) are organizing an online conference to enable researchers to share knowledge and research that facilitate transformation and address its appended challenges among various groups, communities and peoples across the world. As such, this conference targets international communities and diverse aspects of societies including education, crime, business, governance, family and health.
Moving research beyond academics: Transforming our societies through collaboration and action.
To assemble and empower researchers worldwide in collaboration with other stakeholders to agitate the status quo in research practices towards transformation in diverse communities.
To establish a global strategic network which facilitates collaboration and solution-oriented actions to create a better future for our people.
Identify the issues, challenges and solutions required for the transformation of communities.
To utilise research as a mechanism to drive societal change. To bring together researchers, policy makers, public and private sectors, funding agencies, church leaders and NGOs who have an interest in community transformation and nation building.otherwise. This will be communicated by email.
Abstract should provide a purpose statement that aligns with the objectives of the conference. The abstract should be no more than 300 words and uploaded in editable word format to the google link below. Kindly include the name/s of the presenter/s, affiliate organization and country and email address of the corresponding author where relevant. Abstracts will be reviewed for acceptance or otherwise. This will be communicated by email.
School of Education, UWI, mona Campus
ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINE: MARCH 21, 2021
NOTIFICATION OF ACCEPTANCE DEADLINE: MARCH 23, 2021