RENPER (October 24-25, 2018)

What is RENPER?

The Regional Network on Poverty Eradication (RENPER) creates opportunities for high impact international fora on poverty eradication.  The Network’s members from South and South East Asia put a premium on the coalition of Universities with the aim of understanding the importance of academia towards the efficient discharge of the roles of government and         Non-government Organizations (NGOs) in the alleviation of poverty.

Previous RENPER Annual Conferences
  • Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK), Malaysia, 2010
  • University of Battambang (UNIB), Cambodia, 2011
  • University of Bengkulu (UNIB), Indonesia, 2012
  • Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK), Malaysia, 2013
  • Banking University of Ho Chi Minh City (BUHCMC), Vietnam, 2014
  • Sri Venkateswara University (SVU), Tirupati, India, 2015
  • Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU), Mymensingh, Bangladesh, 2016
Abstract Guidelines
  • Use APA format, 6th edition
  • Times New Roman, 10 pt. font size and fully justified. No more than 300 words
  • Up to 5 keywords in alphabetical order; each separated by comma and ended with a period
  • Full Paper Guidelines (Based from the Asian Journal for Poverty Studies, 2015)
  • Title: Should describe concisely content of the research and no more than 20 words long
  • Line spacing: Single-spaced between title and authors
  • Author list: Complete name and affiliation. Name of the presenter must be underlined.
  • Affiliations: Indicate department/school, institution, e-mail address, and country
  • Keywords: Include 5 keywords in alphabetical order
  • Introduction: Written in single-spaced, Times New Roman 11 pt font with maximum 1000 words length
  • Research Method: Written in single-spaced, Times New  Roman 11 pt font with 600 words length
  • Results and Discussion: No longer than 3000 words in single-spaced, Times New Roman 11 pt font
  • Conclusion:  No longer than 100 words in single-spaced, Times New Roman 11 pt font
  • Acknowledgement: No longer than 50 words in single-paced, Times New Roman 11 pt font
  • References: Use the American Psychological Association (APA) style in single-spaced, Times New Roman 11 pt font size
  • Abbreviations: Should initially be defined in full; abbreviations in subsequent mention
  • Notes
  • Appendix: Figures, tables or diagrams may be attached in the body of the paper after the reference section
  • Full paper length: Up to 10 pages, Paper size: 8.5 x 11

Conference Sub themes:
  • Poverty and Hunger
  • Health and Wellness
  • Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Education and Employment
  • Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions

Deadline for submission of abstracts: July 31, 2018
Notification of acceptance of abstracts: August 15,  2018
Deadline for submission of registration forms and payment: August 31, 2018
Deadline for submission of full paper: September 18, 2018

Please send your abstract and full paper to:

Conference Fee:
  • USD100 (participant/presenter from RENPER member university)
  • USD100 (participant/presenter from other universities, organizations)
  • Note: Inclusions: Conference kit, Certificate, Lunch, AM & PM Snacks

For any inquiries, please contact:
Dr. Tita Evasco-Branzuela
Vice President for Linkages and International Affairs
San Beda University, Manila, Philippines
Telefax: (+632) 735-6011 local 2123

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