Welcome to the ISDRS!

As a global network of sustainable development professionals the International Sustainable Development Research Society (ISDRS) links researchers in academia and implementation practice from all continents to each other. Accomplishing the urgent and far-reaching changes which are needed in our single-planet-society to achieve a fair and clean sustainable society, requires worldwide close collaboration and maximum exchange of knowledge, experiences, best practices and critical reviews.

The ISDRS provides a wide platform with it's 2200+ society members and LinkedIn group members, it's topic groups and annual conferences. We have three membership levels, with increasing benefits and access to this worldwide community of practice. The ISDRS is closely linked to major scientific journals. Follow our latest discussions and announcements.

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2017 Topic GroupsISDRS Topic Groups, to get involved, go here


What is ISDRS?

The International Sustainable Development Research Society organises yearly conferences under the ISDRS flag, with in 2018 the 24th conference in row in Messina, Italy. With working groups we exchange and disseminate knowledge and educate others about sustainable development.

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Member Benefits

The ISDRS has three categories of membership.
Followers: Free: access to social media activities (LinkedIn).
Green: Gives you additional benefits (discounts, free journals).
Green Plus: Allows for participation in the society (voting rights).

Further information

24th Conference 2018

The International Sustainable Development Research Society (ISDRS) is pleased to announce its 24th Annual conference to be held 13-15 June 2018 in Messina, Italy.
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Join Groups

ISDRS tries to maintain several topic groups, closely related to the UN SDG's, with the goal of organizing the annual call for papers preceding each conference. These working groups focus on different areas of sustainable development corresponding to their themes.

Topic groups overview