REGIONAL SEMINAR ON EMERGING NEEDS AND WELL-BEING MEASURES AND INDICATORS
12 May 2015
Poverty Eradication Foundation (YBK)
Institute for Social Science Studies (IPSAS), Universiti Putra Malaysia
Asian Institute for Development Communication (AIDCOM)
Poverty Eradication Foundation (YBK), an active NGO with the vision to become a premier, and effective organization in the eradication of poverty, in conjunction with its’ 25th anniversary, is collaborating with Institute for Social Science Studies (IPSAS), UPM to organize a conference on future development needs of nations regionally through measurement of subjective well-being as an indicator to measure holistic human development. Furthermore it is to motivate researchers and practitioners to undertake research and implement policies on well-being based on suggested recommendations and adoption of best practices identified across regional nations.
Nine keynote speakers will be invited to make presentations on the state-of-the-art of interpreting and measuring well-being as well as show-case their national and project experiences with regard to adopting well-being concepts in their development and planning activities. The suggested keynote speakers are representatives from Malaysia, Bhutan, Indonesia, Thailand, Singapore, Philippines, and UNDP.
Those who are interested to attend should complete the registration form and send it to the Seminar Secretariat before 1st May 2015.
The YBK-UPM Regional Seminar Secretariat
Institute for Social Science Studies (IPSAS)
Universiti Putra Malaysia
Putra InfoPort, 43400 UPM Serdang, Selangor
Office : +603.8947.1862 (Publicity & Marketing: Dr. Jeffrey Lawrence D’Silva)
+603.8947.1864 (Invitation & Registration: Ms. Azmariana Azman)
Fax : +603.8947.1856
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